I recently completed a PhD in History of Art at the University of Nottingham. My research interests cover 20th Century American Visual Culture and Art History. I have a particular interest in dipictions of the office in 20th America.
I am an art historian specialising in cultural transfers, historiography (19th-20th century) and the interrelation of art and translation. I joined Queen Mary in 2017 and I am currently a lecturer in the Department of Modern Languages and Cultures. I teach on the visual culture of the French-speaking world.
Ezra Pound, Gertrude Stein, E.E. Cummings, modernism and the arts, music and poetry, American 20th century literature, modernist poetry, literature and the digital age.
20th/21st century Latin American literature, Chicano/ US Latino literature and culture, Hemispheric American, Film Studies, Theater/ Performance Art, Spanish for Heritage Speakers
19 and 20th century German literature, theater, poetry, music (art song); second language acquisition, critical pedagogy, intercultural communication, curriculum development, teaching of foreign languages, literatures, cultures
comics/graphic novels, 20th century American literature, Literature of the American South, African American literature
20th Century poetry and poetics, Modernism, Postmodernism, Intermedia, Poetry and Visual arts, Comp Lit–German, French, Italian, Russian, Brazilian. Currently writing book on Austrian Modernism between the World Wars, a refiguring of the geography of modernism.
Television/Visual Culture, Film Studies, 20th Century Literature, Cultural Studies, Disability Studies, Youth/Teenage Culture, Subculture, Popular Culture, Urban Studies, Comic/Sequential Art, Popular Music, Feminism, Cultural Geography, Poststructuralism, Material Culture, Gender/Queer Studies, Critical Theory, African American Studies
I am an art historian specializing in early 20th century American art with particular focus on the history of photography, race and representation, and transatlantic modernist networks. I am recognized for my expertise on African American Art, particularly African American Photography, and as a seasoned consultant for exhibitions, museum collections, and symposia/lectures planning. I am the founding Co-Director of the Association for Critical Race Art History (ACRAH): http://www.acrah.org
20th-century, especially between the wars: literature, cultural/intellectual history, decorative arts, architecture, Expositions Universelles; Surrealism, colonialism, modernism/modernity, political engagement; Le Corbusier, Louis Aragon, André Gide, André Breton.
Translation and translation studies. Business French. Pedagogy.
I teach all levels of French at an undergraduate Liberal Arts college.