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    Art Historian, University of St Andrews

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    Art and Form: From Roger Fry to Global Modernism (Penn State, 2019)




    ‘The Fear of Aesthetics in Art and Literary Theory’, New Literary History 48 (Spring 2017): 223-244


    ‘Close Looking and Conviction’, Art History 40 (February 2017): 156-177


    ‘The Significance of Form’, Nonsite 20 (January 2017)


    ‘“With an Almost Pathetic Fatality Doing What is Right”: Late Sickert and his Critics’, Art History 27 (February 2014): 126-47


    ‘The Visual Arts in the BBC’s ‘The Listener’, 1929-1939’, The Burlington Magazine 155 (September 2013): 606-11


    Chapters and other


    ‘Being Ironic with Style’, in Figuring out Figurative Art: Contemporary Philosophers on Contemporary Paintings, ed., Damien Freeman and Derek Matravers (Routledge, 2015), pp. 73-85


    ‘Formalism in Art Criticism’, in The Encyclopedia of Aesthetics, ed., Michael Kelly (Oxford University Press, 2014), vol. II, pp. 213-6

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