A sociologist, and a regular contributor to the broadsheet press on culture and the arts, Tiffany joined Assemble 2010 as Chair, Making and Social Value Session
Dr Tiffany Jenkins oversees the arts related events run by the London based think-tank the Institute of Ideas, and advises on their annual festival ‘Battle of Ideas’. She is a visiting fellow at the London School of Economics. A sociologist, her research explores contestations over authority in the cultural sphere and concepts of value and purpose. Her book, ‘Contesting Human Remains in Museums: the crisis of cultural authority’ will be published by Routledge in the autumn.
She writes and broadcasts for the national media.