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Book Ö A Fool's Errand 288 pages ´ Moneyexpresscard ↠ Founding Director Lonnie Bunch's deeply personal tale of the triumphs and challenges of bringing the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture to life His story is by turns inspiring funny frustrating uixotic bittersweet and above all a cS to light the way His memoir underscores his determination to create a museum that treats the black experience as an essential component of every American's identityThis inside account of how Bunch planned managed and executed the museum's mission informs and inspires not only readers working in museums cultural institutions and activist groups but also those in the nonprofit and business worlds who wish to understand how to succeed and do it spectacularly in the face of major political structural and financial challenges This book touches on so much It’s about leadership innovation building a dream and humanity The author has spent his life spinning stories together in museums and it shows with this story which is engaging and thoughtfully written I laughed cried and gasped I am recommending this book to everyone I know

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Founding Director Lonnie Bunch's deeply personal tale of the triumphs and challenges of bringing the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture to life His story is by turns inspiring funny frustrating uixotic bittersweet and above all a compelling readIn its first four months of operation the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture surpassed one million visits and uickly became a cherished vital monument to the African American experience And yet this accomplishment was From its preface through its final pages Lonnie Bunch III’s A Fool’s Errand seamlessly weaves together the personal and the political in ways that humanize the work that went into envisioning planning funding building and opening the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture It is a valuable contribution to the conversations Americans need to have in order to reshape history by acknowledging race at the country’s center

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A Fool's ErrandNever assured In A Fool's Errand founding director Lonnie Bunch tells his story of bringing his clear vision and leadership to bear to realize this shared dream of many generations of AmericansOutlining the challenges of site choice architect selection building design and the compilation of an unparalleled collection of African American artifacts Bunch also delves into his personal struggles especially the stress of a high profile undertaking and the triumph of establishing such an institution without mentors or guidebook I loved it so much I finally became a member