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Dr Beverley Butler
Appointment
  • Reader in Cultural Heritage
  • Institute of Archaeology Gordon Square
  • Institute of Archaeology
  • Faculty of S&HS
Research Summary

  • The theorisation and re-conceptualisation of cultural heritage studies
  • Museum historiography and critical museological theory
  • The application of intellectual history, philosophy, psychoanalysis, literary theory, postcolonial theory, deconstruction and memory-studies to cultural heritage/ museum studies
  • The application of ethnographic methods and anthropological theory to cultural heritage / museum studies
  • Themes of cultural loss and revivalism; critical studies of the archive; postcolonial politics of memory-work; cosmopolitanism and ethnicity; maritime heritage; cultural / human rights and marginalised histories
  • Heritage and wellbeing
  • Specialist focus upon North Africa and Eastern Mediterranean and upon Alexandrian / Egyptian and Palestinian cultural heritage and cultural politics.

Teaching Summary

Academic Background
1991 MA Master of Arts – Museum studies University of Leicester
1990 BA Bachelor of Arts – History University of Leeds
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