Talk: York Festival of Ideas
Join me at the York Festival of Ideas for a free online talk exploring the ethics of Egyptian mummies in museums. June 16, 1PM UK time. Free, booking essential here
Human remains in the Pitt Rivers Museum
On the current research and recent removal of human remains in the Pitt Rivers Museum (Oxford, UK), read their information page here
Talks: Friends of the Petrie Museum
Join the Firends of the Petrie Museum & attend my online lecture on Egyptian mummies from the Wellcome Historical Medical Museum to the Wellcome Collection. June 22, more informations here.
Museums, Heritage & Death new handbook
Museums, Heritage & Death is a new Routledge Handbook that will be out in the next few years, featuring 50 authors. Keep on eye on the project here
The Wonder House with Heba Abd el Gawad
Listen to Heba Abd el Gawad discuss the project, Egypt's Dispersed Heritage, and stay for more episodes of this insightful and important museum podcast! You will find it here
Human remains at the World Museum, Liverpool
Read this blog about the two human remains debates I chaired at the World Museum in Liverpool here
Tutankhamun discussion panel
Join me as I chair a discussion panel on human remains in museums, with Dr Monica Hanna, Dr Campbel Price and Dr Paolo Del Vesco for the Egpyt Exploration Society. Find our more and book your tickets here.
Nile Valley Collective
A group of scholars who work on the ancient cultures of the Nile River Valley, in the areas of art history, ancient history, historical linguistics, philology, archaeology, biological anthropology, cultural anthropology, and museum studies. Find them here
Call for new ethical guidelines
New research into Egyptian mummies leads to calls for major ethical review, as published in the Museum Association. Read more here
In conversation at the Documentary Media Centre
In Conversation at the Documentary Media Centre in Leicester, discussing all things human remains in museums and contemporary museum work. Watch it here.