About


DR JENNA C. ASHTON 

researcher, writer, curator, artist ...

Working on heritage-art-archives-participation-activism-memory-spaces-feminism

Involved with community campaigns in Manchester and beyond.

Lecturer and Programme Director of Heritage Studies, University of Manchester @UoMHeritageStud

Trustee, charity Delia Derbyshire Day @DeliaDDay

 Adviser and Research Consultant, National Trust and National Trust Regional Advisory Board North  @nationaltrust

Committee Member, Society for the Study of Labour History Archives & Resources @StudyLabHistory

Research Member, Valuing Nature Network NERC/ESRC/AHRC @ValuingN

Curator and Co-Director, Digital Women's Archive North CIC @dwarchivenorth  

Global Cultural Fellow, Institute for International Cultural Relations, University of Edinburgh @UoE_IICR

Editor of two volume international publication "Feminism and Museums: Intervention, Disruption and Change" (MuseumsEtc, Dec 2017 & Feb 2018). 

 

Contact

twitter: @heritagemcr

email: jca.curator [at] gmail.com

 
 Image: Virginia Oldoini, Countess of Castiglione (1837-1899) [The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Image in the public domain]

Image: Virginia Oldoini, Countess of Castiglione (1837-1899) [The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Image in the public domain]