- 13 October to 1 December 2004
- 6:00 – 7:00 pm
- Seminar Room, Paul Mellon Centre
This autumn the Paul Mellon Centre will be running its third annnual programme of research seminars in British art and architectural history.
The seminars provide an opportunity for those who have held Paul Mellon Centre Senior Fellowships to air the new ideas they have been working on during their tenure. They also provide an opportunity for younger scholars who have either held Paul Mellon Centre Postdoctoral Fellowships or who are engaged in doctoral research work in British art and architectural history at Yale University to share their ideas wnh a British audience.
These seminars are open to all and there is no charge.
Emily Weeks, 'The Reality Effect: The Orientalist Paintings of John Frederick Lewis (1805-1876).'
Dr Michael Hatt, 'The Book Beautiful: Reading, Vision and the Homosexual Imagination in the 1890s'
Dr Megan Aldrich, 'Thomas Rickman's Non-conformist Vision'
Dr Alex Bremner, '"Imperial Peace Memorial": The Second Anglo-Boer War and the Origins of Admiralty Arch, 1900-1905'
Professor Anthea Callen, 'Anatomising Masculinity at the Royal Academy: Classicism or Brute Matter?'
Dr Rosie Dias, 'The Resurrection of Hogarth at John Boydell's Shakespeare Gallery.'
Professor Dian Kriz, 'Slavery, Sugar and the Culture of Refinement: Imaging the British West Indies c . 1700-1840.'
Professor Gavin Scamp, 'British Architecture Between the Wars'