We meet alternate Tuesdays 12.30-2.30pm in the CRASSH Seminar Room at 7 West Road on the Sidgwick Site. A light lunch will be provided.
Each seminar features two talks considering the same type of object from different perspectives.
1 May 2012 – ‘Food’ – Dr Melissa Calaresu and Dr Emma Spary (University of Cambridge)
15 May 2012 – ‘Decorative Textiles’ – Dr Mary Brooks (York Museums Trust) and Dr Tara Hamling (University of Birmingham)
29 May 2012 – ‘The Ship’ – Dr James Davey, Dr John McAleer and Dr Quintin Colville (National Maritime Museum)
12 Jun 2012 – ‘The Body’ – Dr Faramerz Dabhoiwala (University of Oxford) and Dr Sam Alberti (Royal College of Surgeons). Guest Respondent: Jane Munro (Fitzwilliam Museum)