Donnelley “Dolly” Hayde is a second year graduate student in Museum Studies at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis. Her previous graduate work was in Cultural Anthropology at the University of Arkansas, where she earned her master’s degree by writing about fallout shelters. Her current research interests include museum evaluation, social space, American civil defence, and the politics of public safety.
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