October is here, and the fall season is in full swing at the Museum.
Visit any playground from New York City to New Orleans, from Portugal to Senegal, and you’re apt to see girls playing hand-games. Or, as the girls who play them call them…Miss Mary Mack, Mack, Mack; or Pat-a-Cake; or Miss Susie Had a Steamboat, to name just a few.
This weekend is the first opportunity to see Lonesome George, the famous Pinta Island tortoise, outside of the Galapagos Islands.
The word jalanan means “streetside” in Bahasa Indonesia, and in the film of the same name screening at the 2014 Margaret Mead Film Festival on Friday, October 24, director Daniel Ziv offers an intimate view of three “streetside” lives in Jakarta, Indonesia.