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Altered States of Body: The Power of the Senses in Ritual and Revelry

  • Ashmolean Museum Beaumont St Oxford OX1 2PH United Kingdom (map)

Hugo Shakeshaft (Classics) & Helena Guzik (History of Art)

From ancient drinking parties to modern pilgrimages, objects have the power to transform us. Hugo and Helena explore how a Greek symposium cup and Indian pilgrim stamps engage the senses to alter the body.

Free to attend, no booking required. Meet in Gallery 16 (Ground Floor).