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MEG Publications

MEG Publications

Constitution

(Current Version April 2012)

 

This is the formal governance document of MEG, and is lodged with the Charity Commission.

 

MEG Constitution 2012 PDF

Forward Plan

 

This Forward Plan, put together by MEG Chair and Committee, outlines the areas of growth and development MEG committed to trying to achieve between 2012-2015.

 

MEG Forward Plan 2015

MEG Forward Plan 2012 PDF

 

 

   

Ethics Guidelines

Guidance notes on ethical approaches in museum ethnography.

(First published in Journal of Museum Ethnography 15, March 2003)

 

MEG Ethical Guidance Notes PDF

 

 Human Remains Guidelines

 

MEG Guidelines on Management of Human Remains.

 

The Museum Ethnographers Group drew up its first set of professional guidelines on the treatment of human remains in 1991.

 

See below for full document.

 

MEG Human Remains Guidelines PDF

Latest Blog Posts

  • Collecting Papua New Guinea; what, where, when, why, and howBristol Museum and Art Gallery has an extensive collection of material culture and archival material from Papua New Guinea collected from the 1920s until the 1980s by missionaries, colonial administrators, and aid development workers. It includes clothing, body adornment, ritual paraphernalia, domestic utensils, ceramics, musical instruments, and archival records.  The aim of the PhD is...

  • Call for Papers Annual Museum Ethnographers Group Conference Pitt Rivers Museum, Ashmolean Museum and St Hilda’s College, University of Oxford12 – 13 April 2018How do Ethnographic/World museums ensure that what they bring to society matters? Are our practices changing to ensure that what we programme, teach, collect and display is meaningful? What brings contemporary audiences to our museums and do we enable them to find inspiration, enchantment and knowledge...

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