Dr. Stephen Inglis, as Director-General of Research and Collections at the Canadian Museum of Civilization (CMC), directs the divisions of Archeology, Ethnology, History, and Cultural Studies, as well as the artifact and archival collections. As an anthropologist, curator and lecturer, Dr. Inglis has specialized in South Asian artists and their communities and in Canadian folk art and craft traditions.

As Chief of the Centre for Folk Culture Studies in the early 1990s, he built the CMC's outstanding national fine craft collection. He has developed field collections in several museums, including the Museum of Anthropology at the University of British Columbia.

Dr. Inglis is an Adjunct Professor of Art History at Carleton University, and has extensive teaching and publishing experience in the fields of anthropology, folklore and art history. He has chaired conferences and lectured around the world on crafts, South Asian culture, and museology.

Festivals: 2008 (Year Round)

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