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ICON Ethnography Group

From: Charlotte Ridley <cridley<-at->
Date: Thursday, February 7, 2013
The ICON Ethnography Group wishes to invite all ICON Positive
Futures 2013 attendees to our afternoon session on Thursday 11 April

We have six fascinating talks that link together the conservation of
Ethnography and Natural History collections. In using the similarity
of materials as a starting point, the session will touch on a range
of collections care issues and treatment strategies across the two

The following is the schedule for the afternoon session held on the
11 April, 2013:

    14:20      Chair's Intro

    14:25      Kate Fulcher
               'The diverse use of AJK on ethnographic and natural
               history objects'

    14:45      Lorraine Gibson
               'Heritage smells: vapour-phase detection of biocides
               in cultural heritage environments'

    15:05      Emilia Kingham and Elena Torok
               'Zulu Hide Shields from the British Museum: Designing
               Plans for Condition Assessment, Conservation
               Treatment, and Long-term Storage'

    15:25      Questions

    15:40      Tea

    16:10      Chair's Intro

    16:15      Landis Smith and Sarah Owens
               'The Conservation of Smithsonian Yup'ik Collections:
               Re-associating natural history specimens, cultural
               objects and source communities'

    16:35      Gill Comerford
               'Conservation and Care of Human Remains Collections:
               Collaborating and Compromising with Stakeholders'

    16:55      Arianna Bernucci
               'Dual Personality: Preserving both the historic and
               scientific importance of the Sloane Herbaria'

    17:10      Questions

    17:30      End

We hope you can join us for a diverse session that we hope will
inspire positive future collaborations between these two varied

Posted on behalf of the ICON Ethnography Group by

Charlotte Ridley`
Conservation Officer
Horniman Museum and Gardens

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Received on Thursday, 7 February, 2013

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