Speaker Programme

17th September 2018


8th October 2018

Alexandra Jones, Curator, V&A Museum
Maqdala 1868: Ethiopian Treasures at the V&A

5th November 2018

Dr Eleanor Dobson, Lecturer in Nineteenth Century Literature, University of Birmingham
Gothic Histories: Howard Carter and The Tomb of Tut-ankh-Amun

3rd December 2018

Nicole Cochrane, PhD Student, University of Hull
Ancient Sculpture and the Narrative of Collecting: Legacy and Identity in Museum Display

28th January 2019

Dr Rebecca Wade, Assistant Curator for Sculpture, Henry Moore Foundation, Leeds
Domenico Brucciani and the Formation of Museums of Classical Archaeology

18th February 2019

Dr Emma Payne, King's College London
Plaster Casts, Restoration, and the Interpretation of Classical Sculpture

18th March 2019

Alice Procter, Art Historian and Museum Activist
Museums Were Never Neutral

April 2019 (date TBC)

Dr Amara Thornton, Honorary Research Associate, UCL
Scripting Spadework: Publishing Archaeology in the late 19th and early 20th centuries

Speaker events will take place at 6pm in the Virginia Woolf Building, Room 6.01, King's College London, 22 Kingsway, London, WC2B 6LE