Events Postgraduate

Literature and Visual Cultures Research Seminar, Thursday 2 October

Literature and Visual Cultures Research Seminar, Thursday 2 October, 6 pm
11 Bedford Square, London WC1B 3RA (Royal Holloway’s central building), Room G3

We are pleased to have organised the next session of the Literature and Visual Cultures Research Seminar in collaboration with Art Writing Writing Art, a Bristol-based research group for those interested in the intersections between art, writing and art history.

Our interdisciplinary panel will include papers on art writing from:

Kevin Brazil, ‘Samuel Beckett and the Histories of Art’

Henry Mead, ‘T. E. Hulme and Abstraction’

Sam Rose, ‘Inference and Intention in Formalist Art Writing: Lessons from Michael Baxandall’

See our website for abstracts

Kevin Brazil is a DPhil candidate in English Literature at New College, University of Oxford, working on a thesis on the relationship between postwar fiction and visual art. He has articles published or forthcoming in the Journal for Modern Literature and Modernism/modernity, and is a contributing editor on the Beckett Digital Manuscripts Project.

Sam Rose is a Research Fellow at Peterhouse, Cambridge. He is currently completing a book on art writing, aestheticism, and art theory in twentieth-century England.

We hope to see you there.

Sarah Chadfield and Sophie Oliver
Royal Holloway, University of London