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Research Seminar Series Autumn 2018

We are pleased to announce our Autumn research seminar series.

Running on selected Tuesdays from 9 October – 4 December 2018, these seminars are open to students, museum professionals and academics with an interest in research relating to material culture and museums.

Feel free to bring a packed lunch to eat during the seminar. The entrance is on Queens Gate—click for map

Seminar dates

Energy In Store: An Experiment In Bringing Co-Production Into Collections Management: Elizabeth Haines (Science Museum) and Anna Woodham (King’s College, London) 
Date: Tuesday 9 October, 13.00–14.00
Location: Dana Studio

New Research at the Science Museum: Join us to hear an introduction to new research taking place at the Science Museum this year.
Date: Tuesday 16 October, 13.00–14.00
Location: Dana Studio

Amulets And The Material Culture Of Healing: Annie Thwaite, (University Of Cambridge)
Date: Tuesday 30 October, 13.00–14.00
Location: Dana Studio

George Gabb, Sebastien Le Clerc’s Drawing Of ‘The Physical Laboratory Of The Académie Des Sciences/ Looking At Art In The Science Museum: Katy Barrett (Science Museum)
Date: Tuesday 6 November, 13.00–14.00
Location: Dana Study

TBC: Tim Boon (Science Museum)
Date: Tuesday 27 November, 13.00–14.00
Location: Dana Study

'Mysterious—Until You Understand It'— How Refrigerator Ownership Became A 20th Century Norm: Helen Peavitt (Science Museum)
Date: Tuesday 4 December, 13.00–14.00
Location: Dana Study

Scheduled dates