Dr Tiffany Jenkins

Tiffany is an author, writer, and broadcaster. Her book Keeping Their Marbles: How Treasures of the Past Ended Up in Museums and Why They Should Stay There was published by OUP 2016 to great critical acclaim. She is also the author of Contesting Human Remains in Museum Collections: The Crisis of Cultural Authority (Routledge 2011). She writes cultural comment regularly for the broadsheet press, and she was the presenter of the BBC Radio 4 programme Beauty and the Brain, which explored what science can tell us about art, and has written and will present A Narrative History of Secrecy, which will be broadcast on Radio 4 in autumn 2016.

Related Sessions
Thursday 11 October 2012, 12.30pm Hotel Rival, Maria Square, Stockholm, Sweden
Saturday 13 October 2012, 4.00pm Felix Meritis, Keizersgracht 324, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Saturday 20 October 2012, 10.30am Fountain Room
Saturday 20 October 2012, 12.15pm Cinema 1
Saturday 20 October 2012, 3.30pm Fountain Room
Sunday 21 October 2012, 9.30am Frobisher 4-6
Sunday 21 October 2012, 5.00pm Fountain Room
Sunday 21 October 2012, 6.30pm Fountain Room

Publications

Keeping Their Marbles: How the Treasures of Antiquity Ended Up in Museums – And Why They Should Stay There. (OUP 2016)
Political Culture, Soft Interventions and Nation Building (Routledge, 2014)
Contesting Human Remains in Museum Collections: the crisis of cultural authority (Routledge, 2010)

Unrealpolitik: a new New world order?

"There's a real sense of intellectual delight that so much can be discussed in just sixty minutes - and so thoughtfully - both by the speakers and especially by the audience. A rich feast of ideas."
Christopher Kelly, reader in Ancient History and Fellow and Director of Studies in Classics at Corpus Christi College

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