Programme Overview

Tuesday 5 – Wednesday 6 November 2013

We are delighted that Sharon Heal, Editor of the Museums Journal at the Museums Association will be our external keynote speaker at Museum Metamorphosis with a talk entitled: 'Curators have only interpreted the world: the point is to change it'.

Our second keynote address will be by Matthew Constantine, Collections, Learning and Interpretation Manager for Leicester Arts & Museums Service whose paper is entitled: '‘Love the dinosaurs and mummies, the rest is boring’: developing New Walk Museum & Art Gallery in the age of austerity'

Speakers from the School of Museum Studies include Head of School, Dr Suzanne Macleod, Professor Richard Sandell, Dr Sheila Watson and Dr Janet Marstine.

Pre-Conference Events - November 4th

See Day One Programme

See Day Two Programme


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