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The Hunterian Museum

Gilbert Scott Building

University of Glasgow

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As part of Black History Month The Hunterian will offer an evening of discussions around decolonising our collections.

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Director of The Hunterian, Steph Scholten will give an introductory contextualising talk on 'Decolonising The Hunterian' followed by two short case studies.

Curator for Archaeology & World Cultures, Dr. Andy Mills will discuss some of the African masterpieces in The Hunterian’s World Cultures collection.

Dr. Lola Sanchez-Jáuregui, William Hunter Curator, will discuss the case of Alexander MacFarlane, merchant and slave owner in Jamaica, and his bequest of astronomical instruments to the University of Glasgow.

A Q&A will follow. Refreshments will be served.

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Gilbert Scott Building

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