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Welcome to the Museum Ethnographers Group website, the place for resources, support and networking opportunities relating to museum ethnography in the UK.

Join us to become involved in debates relating to museum ethnography, whether you are working in museums, teaching, researching, studying, or just interested.

MEG is active across the web - please visit our blog, read our newsletter, and find us on Facebook. Better still, join our community by becoming a member.

Have news and views relating to Museum Ethnography you want to share? MEG would love to hear from you. If you wish to contribute a blog post please contact MEG's web officer, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. The MEG blog is updated regularly and summarized in MEG newsletters, which are emailed to members every two months from January. Blog posts have included exhibition reviews, event listings, help with identifications and project news. 

 ****NewsFlash**** Call for papers for the 2018 Museum Ethnographers Group Annual Conference 'Decolonsing the Museum in Practice' To be held at the Pitt Rivers Museum 12 - 13 April 2018. For more information visit the conference page.

 

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Latest Blog Posts

  • Royal Pavilion & Museums, Brighton & HoveWednesday 7 March 2018Topics to be addressed include:Have LGBTQ collaborations and events in the museum and gallery sector during 2017 created a permanent legacy?  Have they helped to challenge and change the ways in which museums and galleries look at and share their collections, how they operate and how they collaborate with diverse communities?  The conference explores the...

  • 27th — 29th April 201814:00—14:00Museum of English Rural Life, University of Reading, 6 Redlands Road, Reading, RG1 5EXWorking Life: Belief, Custom, Ritual, NarrativeCALL FOR PAPERSThe Folklore Society's April conference 2018 will take place at the Museum of English Rural Life, University of Reading, 6 Redlands Road, Reading, RG1 5EXSubmissions are invited for papers that explore a range of themes, customs, narratives, traditions and beliefs relating to...

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