Visitor emotion, affect and registers of engagement at museums and heritage sites

Laurajane Smith (School of Archaeology and Anthropology, Australian National University),


6pm, 21st May 2013, Room 209, Institute of Archaeology, 31-34 Gordon Square, University College London


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FORTHCOMING EVENTS

Visitor emotion, affect and registers of engagement at museums and heritage sites
Laurajane Smith (School of Archaeology and Anthropology, Australian National University),
6pm, 21st May 2013, Room 209, Institute of Archaeology, 31-34 Gordon Square, University College London



RECENT EVENTS:

The In-Betweenness of Things: Materializing Mediation and Movement between Worlds symposium
The British Museum and University College London,
22-23 March 2013


World Heritage for Tomorrow
An international conference marking the 40th anniversary of the World Heritage Convention
jointly organised by ICOMOS-UK, The Open University and UCL Centre for Museums,
Heritage and Material Culture Studies and the Institute of Archaeology,
University College London


Term 1 2012 Joint UCL Centre for Museums, Heritage and Material Culture Studies
and Institute of Archaeology Heritage Section Seminar Series,
New Approaches to the Past: Innovation in Heritage Research

3 October - 5 December 2012, UCL, London


Museums, Heritage and International Development
Tropenmuseum, Amsterdam
21-23 September 2011


Mimesis, transmission, power
Daryll Forde Seminar Room, 14 Taviton Street, London WC1H 0BW
3rd of June, 2011


Heritage, Health and Wellbeing: Mapping future priorities and potential
18th May, 2011 UCL, London


Voices in (and around) the Museum Series
Voicing the Museum Artefact
4 May 2011, 2011 Haldane Room, UCL, London, 6pm 8.30pm


CMHMCS Seminar Series Term 2 Programme

    

CMHMCS Seminar Series
13 January 2011, 5.00-7.00pm
The commodification of authenticity: performing and displaying Dogon material identity
Laurence Douny (UCL / British Museum)
Room 410, Institute of Archaeology



    

CMHMCS Seminar Series
20 January 2011, 5.00-7.00pm
Religious versus secular? The crisis of the object in conservation debates at the V&A
Titika Malkogeorgou (UCL)
Room 410, Institute of Archaeology



    

CMHMCS Seminar Series
27 January 2011, 5.00-7.00pm
Archaeology, global cultural heritage and Iraq
Zainab al Bahrani (Columbia University)
Room 410, Institute of Archaeology



    

CMHMCS Seminar Series
3 February 2011, 5.00-7.00pm
Mimesis / mimicry: Colonialism and imitation in Roman Spain
Alicia Jiménez (Autonoma University Madrid / UCL)
Room 410, Institute of Archaeology






CMHMCS Seminar Series
10 February 2011, 5.00-7.00pm
What is the heritage of “Old Beijing”?
Harriet Evans (University of Westminster)
Room 410, Institute of Archaeology




CMHMCS Seminar Series
17 February 2011, 5.00-7.00pm
READING WEEK – no seminar






CMHMCS Seminar Series
23 February 2011, 5.00-7.00pm
Working at archaeology: Manual and intellectual labour in the study of the past, 19th-21st centuries
Nathan Schlanger (University of Paris 1)
Room 410, Institute of Archaeology






CMHMCS Seminar Series
3 March 2011, 5.00-7.00pm
The materiality of cultural encounters in colonial South America
Clarissa Rahmeier (UCL)
Room 410, Institute of Archaeology




    

CMHMCS Seminar Series
10 March 2011, 5.00-7.00pm
The museum as field site
Dan Hicks (University of Oxford)
Room 410, Institute of Archaeology





CMHMCS Seminar Series
17 March 2011, 5.00-7.00pm
Beyond iconoclasm: Museum labels and the London Missionary Society collection
Chris Wingfield (Pitt Rivers Museum)
Room 410, Institute of Archaeology




    

CMHMCS Seminar Series
24 March 2011, 5.00-7.00pm
(Re)Turning to things: Universal values, intangible heritage and the ontological turn
Rodney Harrison (Open University)
Room 410, Institute of Archaeology





INK: An exhibition exploring the rich and curious history of ink.
3 November to 11 December,
12pm-6pm Weds to Sat,
UCL North Lodge, Main Quad,
Gower Street


Study Workshop Engaging with Pacific collections
2nd July 2010, 1.30 4.30pm
Material Culture Room, Department of Anthropology


Traces...
04 June 2010
UCL, Department of Anthropology


Vacancy for a work experience placement over the summer months
Closing date: Tuesday 25th May 2010
Read more...


Wrapping and Unwrapping the Body - Archaeological and Anthropological Perspectives
20th - 21st May 2010
Institute of Archaeology, UCL
31-34 Gordon Square, London, WC1H 0PY


Museum+Film - A new series of documentary films on museums and heritage
23 February - 23 March 2010
Institute of Archaeology Lecture Theatre
31-34 Gordon Square, London WC1H 0PY


New Material Culture seminar series in Department of Anthropology announced: Spring 2010
Read more...


There is a rare chance to see the Galton material on public display at the moment at the Wellcome Collection's Identity exhibition
Read more...


Aglow - Critical Material Encounters at UCL
November 3rd, 2-4pm
Slade Research Centre
Woburn Square, WC1H 0AB


AHRC Community Archives research report launch
Community Archives and Identities: Documenting and Sustaining Community Heritage
Thursday 17 September 2009, 4.30pm
Wilkins Old Refectory, UCL
Gower Street, London WC1E 6BT


Heritage in Hospitals Workshop
14th September 2009, 2-5pm
at SSEES on Taviton Street


Life cycle of a digital object. Hands-on experience from laser scanning to visualization and 3D printing.
3-4 September 2009


MA IN DIGITAL ANTHROPOLOGY
Starting September 2009,
Department of Anthropology, UCL
Read more...


Perspectives on Critical Heritage: Constructing and performing Authenticity in Touristic and Material Displays
16th June 2009
Gordon House 106


Re-thinking Ethnology
5th and 6th of June 2009
Hosted by the Department of Anthropology / Centre for Museums, Heritage and Material Culture
Sponsored by the Journal of Material Culture


Darwin's Influence in Archaeology & Anthropology
Research Seminar Series, Spring 2009
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Spring 2009 Social Anthropology / Material Culture Seminar Series announced
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Centre for Museums, Heritage & Material Culture Studies announces
Occasional Research Seminar Series in 2008/9
Read more...


Ngarrindjeri delegation from south Australia
present workshop on repatriation at UCL
Read more...


2nd Heritage and Wellbeing Workshop
December 10, 2008
Centre for Museums, Heritage & Material Culture, UCL


CHAT 2008 Conference: 'Heritage Chat'
November 14-16, 2008
Gustave Tuck Lecture Theatre, South Cloisters, UCL
(Download Poster)


Heritage and Wellbeing Workshop
June 25, 2008
Centre for Museums, Heritage & Material Culture, UCL


Cultures of Commodity Branding
May 10-11, 2008
Institute of Archaeology, UCL
(See Poster)


Towards a Sustainable Archaeology in Israel and Palestine
March 31, 2008
Institute of Archaeology, UCL
Supported by UCL Futures, and the Universities of Bergen and Tel Aviv

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