Babylon in Storage. Canonization and decanonization on Berlin’s Museum Island

Babylon in Storage. Canonization and decanonization on Berlin’s Museum Island
Date
13 Jun 2018, 17:30 to 13 Jun 2018, 19:30
Type
Seminar
Venue
IHR Wolfson Room NB01, Basement, IHR, Senate House, Malet Street, London WC1E 7HU
Description

Dr Mirjam Brusius, German Historical Institute London

Followed by a presentation and roundtable discussion of Mirjam Brusius and Kavita Singh, eds. Tales from the Crypt: Museum Storage and Meaning (Routledge, 2017).

Panelists: Subhadra Das, Curator, UCL Collections; James Delbourgo, Associate Professor, History of Science and Atlantic World, Rutgers University; Christina Riggs, Reader, School of Art, Media and American Studies, University of East Anglia; Alice Stevenson, Senior Lecturer in Museum Studies, UCL.

(Co-hosted with Imperial/World History Seminar)

Contact

IHR Reception
ihr.reception@sas.ac.uk
020 7862 8740