MUSE Magazine

We're excited to bring you the next edition of the Sydney University Museums magazine MUSE!

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You can also view all past issues of MUSE, Sydney University Museums Newsletter, and Macleay Museum News.

MUSE Issue 7

Features this issue:

Muse March 2014 Cover

Issue 7, March 2014

  • Professor Maria Wyke examines cinema's fascination with the ancient world
  • John Clark introduces contemporary Thai artist Araya Rasdjarmrearnsook and the Art Gallery's latest exhibition of her work
  • Drawings from the Roddy Meagher bequest provide insights into the nature of artistic practice
  • Cockatoo's and their spotters are taking over social media
  • Dr Craig Barker pays tribute to the late Emeritus Professor John Basil Hennessy
  • Chris Jones explores the collecting history of some of the Macleay Museums mammal specimens
  • Spider's X-rays reveal a unique method of preservation
  • Naming a new species of fish, the expert's seek help in the class room
  • Deborah Hill reflects on the life of the late Florence Waterpuru and her contribution to preserving the language and culture of her Solomon Island community
  • Rebecca Conway catches us up on her whirlwind European research tour
  • Michael Turner examines an unusual looking Cypriot pot