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Keeping Their Marbles: Dr Tiffany Jenkins
Thu 9 February 2017, 18:00 – 19:00 GMT
Keeping Their Marbles: How Treasures of the Past Ended Up in Museums and Why They Should Stay There
Dr Tiffany Jenkins 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). Tiffany writes cultural commentary regularly for the broadsheet press, was the presenter of the BBC Radio 4 programme ‘Beauty and the Brain’, which explored what science can tell us about art, and is the presenter of A Narrative History of Secrecy, broadcast on Radio 4 in winter 2016.