Emma Martin (PhD, History of Art and Archaeology, SOAS University of London, 2014) is Head of Ethnology for National Museums Liverpool and Lecturer in Museology at the University of Manchester. She recently completed her doctrate on the collecting practices of the Sikkim based Political Officer, Charles Bell and she has published several articles and book chapters on Bell and the wider Anglo-Tibetan encounter; paying attention to diplomatic gift exchange, circulation and inventory. She will curate the exhibition Tibet: Dreams and Realities in 2016/17 which will focus on the many historical and contemporary imaginings of Tibet in the gallery and museum space.
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HIMALAYA, the Journal of the Association for Nepal and Himalayan Studies: Vol. 35
, Article 6.
Available at: http://digitalcommons.macalester.edu/himalaya/vol35/iss2/6