Dr Ali Clark is senior curator, responsible for collections from Oceania and the Americas.
Ali received her MA (2007) from the Sainsbury Research Unit at the University of East Anglia and her PhD (2013) from the Menzies Centre for Australian Studies, King’s College London. She has previously worked at the October Gallery, The British Museum and the Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology, University of Cambridge. She is the editor for the Journal of Museum Ethnography.
Clark, A. and A. McLaren (2019). ‘Captain Cook Upon Changing Seas: Indigenous Voices and Reimaging at the British Museum’. Journal of Pacific History. DOI: 10.1080/00223344.2019.1663390
Clark, A. (2019) Resonant Histories: Pacific Artefacts and the voyages of HMS Royalist 1890-1893. Leiden: Sidestone Press.
Clark, A. and Erna Lilje. (2019) ‘Decolonizing Strategies: Doing Research in Ethnographic Museums’. Journal of Museum Ethnography, Vol.32, pp.32-45.
Clark, A., C. Harvey, L. Kenward and J. Porter. (2018) ‘More Than Souvenirs: Lady Annie Brassey’s Curated Collections’. Journeys: The International Journal of Travel and Travel Writing. Vol.19 (2), pp.82-105.
Clark, A., C. Charteris, R. Howie, L. Leckie and K. Watson. (2018) ‘Many Hands, Many Voices: An Interdisciplinary Approach to Exhibiting Kiribati Armour’. Journal of the Institute of Conservation.
Carreau. L., A. Clark, A. Jelinek, E. Lilje and N. Thomas. (2018) Pacific Presences: Oceanic Art and European Museums Volume Two. Leiden: Sidestone Press.
Carreau. L., A. Clark, A. Jelinek, E. Lilje and N. Thomas. (2018) Pacific Presences: Oceanic Art and European Museums Volume One. Leiden: Sidestone Press.
Adams, J., P. Bence and A. Clark. (2018) Fighting Fibres: Kiribati Coconut Fibre Armour and Museum Collections. Leiden: Sidestone Press.
Clark, A. and N. Thomas. (2017) Style and Meaning: Essays on the Anthropology of Art. Leiden: Sidestone Press.
For further publications see the National Museums Scotland Research Repository.