Team

Ancient History, Contemporary Belonging has a diverse team from academia, arts, and heritage institutions, together with young people in the Greater Manchester area. Individual member bios can be accessed from the list below. Our team will evolve over the course of the project, so please check back for updated biographies!

Manchester Metropolitan University (Project Host)
Jennifer Cromwell: Principal Investigator
Caitlin Nunn: Principal Investigator
Sarah Linn: Senior Research Assistant
Manchester Centre for Youth Studies (MCYS)

Sheba Arts (Project Partner)
We will be working with several artists over the course of the project, whose profiles will be added here. See Sheba Arts’ biography here.

Manchester Museum (Project Partner)
Campbell Price: Curator of Egypt and Sudan
Alexandra Alberda: Curator of Indigenous Perspectives

Consultants
Moudhy al-Rashid: Assyriologist, historian, writer
Stephen Welsh: independent curator, consultant and creative producer 

Youth Researchers
Deniz Daryaei Sarabi
Senna Yousef
(We will be adding more profile pages over the course of the project.)

Student Interns
Olivia Hall (summer internship 2021)
Anastasia Morozova (summer internship 2021)