simon watney

Born in 1949, Simon Watney is a respected and widely published art historian and independent scholar. He studied Art History at the University of Sussex and at the Courtauld Institute in London, and is a regular contributor to The Art Newspaper and The Burlington Magazine, of which he is a member of the Consultative Committee. His research interests range from prehistory to contemporary art, with a particular focus on church monuments and historical statuary. Continue reading “simon watney”

Stuart Marshall—Queer History and Public Activism: the TV essay, the public Sphere and Visibility of AIDS in 1980s Television

In collaboration with Birkbeck Institute of the Humanities (BIH) and Birkbeck Institute of the Moving Image (BIMI)

Friday 3 June, 18:00-21:00 | screening, with introduction

Birkbeck Cinema, 43 Gordon Square, WC1H 0PD

The screening is free, but booking is required

Bright Eyes (Stuart Marshall, 1984, 80mins. Colour Sound Video) Continue reading “Stuart Marshall—Queer History and Public Activism: the TV essay, the public Sphere and Visibility of AIDS in 1980s Television”