Elizabeth Weiser http://wyomingpublicradio.net en National museums shape a country's identity http://wyomingpublicradio.net/post/national-museums-shape-countrys-identity <p>Museums are popular vacation destinations. When the government isn&rsquo;t closed, a family trip to Washington, D.C. isn&rsquo;t complete without a visit to one of the Smithsonian museums. But Dr. Elizabeth Weiser from the Ohio State University is looking at deeper meaning in these public spaces: how they reflect and shape national identity. She was recently at the University of Wyoming to speak about her research, and she stopped by our studios to talk with Wyoming Public Media&#39;s Micah Schweizer.</p> Wed, 09 Oct 2013 12:42:44 +0000 Micah Schweizer 48123 at http://wyomingpublicradio.net National museums shape a country's identity