Nov 24th, 2017
Tivolivredenburg Utrecht
Tiffany Jenkins

Tiffany Jenkins

Cultural Commentator

Tiffany Jenkins (Keynote) is sociologist, author and cultural commentator, whose research examines conflicts over cultural property and concepts of cultural value. She is an Honorary Fellow at the University of Edinburgh; a former visiting fellow in the Department of Law at the London School of Economics and was previously the director of the Arts and Society Programme at the Institute of Ideas. Her book Keeping Their Marbles: How Treasures of the Past Ended Up in Museums and Why They Should Stay There was published in 2016 to critical acclaim. She is also the author of Contesting Human Remains in Museum Collections: The Crisis of Cultural Authority. Her first degree is in art history, her PhD in sociology. She divides her time between London and Edinburgh.

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