About Tiffany Jenkins




Tiffany Jenkins is a writer, author and broadcaster. Her next book Strangers and Intimates: The Rise and Fall of Private Life – will be published in 2023 by Picador. She is the author of the critically acclaimed Keeping Their Marbles: How the Treasures of the Past Ended Up in Museums and Why They Should Stay There (OUP) reviewed in the Sunday Times as “an outstanding achievement, clear-headed, wide-ranging and incisive.” She is also author of Contesting Human Remains in Museum Collections: The Crisis of Cultural Authority, and editor of Political Culture: Soft Interventions and Nation BuildingShe hosts the Behind the Scenes at the Museum podcast.

Tiffany wrote and presented the BBC Radio 4 series A Narrative History of Secrecy, 5 part series on the history of secrecy. She wrote and presented Contracts of Silence which investigated the proliferation of non disclosure agreements (NDS). She comments widely in the broadcast media and writes for the broadsheet press. She is an Honorary Fellow at the University of Edinburgh, a former visiting fellow at the London School of Economics, and holds a PhD in sociology.

She is represented by Toby Mundy at Aevitas Creative Management.

Contact Tiffany at jenkins [dot] tiffany [at] gmail [dot] com

Find her on Twitter: @tiffanyjenkins

Photo: Chris Close.