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UCL Qatar delivers a series of exciting lectures and panel discussions open to the public throughout the academic year
Upcoming Public Lectures
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Past Public Lectures
8 October 2019
Panel Discussion: Women in Cultural Leadership
Women play a significant role in the museum and cultural sector in Qatar. But, how do they lead? And, how do they shape the sector?
Join Dr Catharina Hendrick as she chair’s this discussion on her key findings from her research project on female leadership in Qatar.
Shaika Nasser Al Nassr - Deputy Director of Curatorial Affairs, MIA
Sheikha Reem Al Thani - Director of Exhibitions, QM
Machaille Al Naimi - Director of Community Development, QF
Clemence Bergal - Head of Acquisitions and Collections, QM
30 January 2019
How Do Museums Frame Their Image? On the Production of Cultural Heritage by the Pergamon Museum and the Future Humboldt Forum in Berlin.
Dr Annette Loeseke, Lecturer for Museum Studies at New York University Berlin
18 February 2019
A Conversation on Illicit Trafficking of Cultural Goods with;
- Dr Sam Hardy – Researcher in Illicit Trafficking, UCL
- Clemence Bergal – Head of Acquisitions and Collections, Qatar Museums
- Dr Gaetano Palumbo – Archaeologist, UCL Qatar
- Brendan Cassar – UNESCO Regional Office in Doha
27 February 2019
Islamic Manuscript Illumination: Functions, Forms, and Styles
Dr Mohammed Isa Waley, Former Curator at the British Library
16 April 2019
The Transformation of the Moroccan Landscape in the Islamic Period: Archaeological Surveys in the Tingitan Peninsula
Dr Gaetano Palumbo, UCL Qatar Research Associate