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Museums as actors in cultural heritage security, and refugees trafficking antiquities - this and more at the first Circolo Gianicolense meeting and discussion this autumn.
How can material approaches contribute new insights on the history and present of infectious diseases in a climate perspective? Senior curator and historian Ageliki Lefkaditou will explore the case of malaria with the help of a series of museum objects being prepared for display in an exhibition on climate change.
How do we narrate climatic change in a museum environment and initiate dialogue across its stakeholders? How can museums become ‘contact zones’ where science and education, activism and entertainment, debate and tourism interact productively?
The Climate House is a brand new initiative at the Natural History Museum in Oslo. We invite project leader Torkjell Leira to talk about the challenges and possibilities of staging climate in a museum.
PhD Course, Mapungupwe National Park, South Africa November 12-17 2018
Dialogues with the Past. The Nordic Graduate School in Archaeology.
A guest lecture with Dr Susannah Eckersley from Newcastle University.
In this guest lecture by Nathalia Brichet (Aarhus), we ask: What if future ethnographic museums were seen in light of Renaissance curiosity cabinets?
The research project TRAUM – Transforming Author Museums is arranging a day of open lectures on ”Literary Exhibition Practices in Transformation” at the University of Oslo on Thursday 20 October.
What do author museums tell us much about the author’s writing, we ask? Why do some authors get to have museum, and others do not?
Museums are places where original objects are kept and exhibited. Still, museums relate to many kinds of copies.