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Dr Catherine Spencer


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Catherine Spencer joined the school in 2014, having previously taught at the University of Edinburgh. Her research interests include performance art in the US, Latin America and Europe from the 1960s to the present; dematerialized, multi-media, participatory and collaborative practices; interdisciplinary overlaps between art, sociology and anthropology; the body and gender politics; transnational exchange; and abstract painting.
She has published in Art History and has a chapter forthcoming in the book British Art in the Nuclear Age (Ashgate 2015).

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