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Professor Jonathan Alexander FBA

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About this Fellow


Current post

  • Sherman Fairchild Professor Emeritus of Fine Arts, New York University

Past Appointments

  • Lecturer, Reader in History of Art, University of Birmingham, 1971 - 1987
  • Professor of Fine Arts, New York University, 1988


Norman illumination at Mont St Michel c 966-1100 1970

Insular MSS 6th-9th century (Survey of MSS illuminated in the British Isles, vol 1) 1978

Medieval illuminators and their methods of work 1992

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'Heritage' and the power of tradition in British culture since 1890; the cultural dimensions of international relations since 1945; place and belonging in relation to globalisation

Professor George Lewis

Music composition and improvisation; interactive media and computer music; history and criticism of experimental music and improvised music (United States and Europe); critical improvisation studies