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Biography

Dr Rod Rosenquist is Senior Lecturer in English and Programme Leader for the MA English (Contemporary Literature). He is the author of Modernism, the Market and the Institution of the New (Cambridge 2009), co-editor of Incredible Modernism: Literature, Trust and Deception (Ashgate 2013) and a special issue of Modernist Cultures on ‘Modernism in Public’ (2016). He teaches across all levels of undergraduate and postgraduate provision, and is a Fellow of the Higher Education Academy.

Research Interests

Rod Rosenquist's research interests focus on the cultural contexts of the modernist period, including literary markets, public-facing modernism, celebrity culture and literary memoir.  He has published on American literature and culture, with particular focus on advertising culture in early twentieth-century USA and on transatlantic celebrity in both the nineteenth and the twentieth centuries.  He is currently editing the first autobiography by Wyndham Lewis, Blasting and Bombardiering, for Oxford University Press, and writing a monograph on modernist memoirs, gossip and transatlantic celebrity.  He would welcome PhD proposals in any area of modernist culture and art or twentieth-century American literature and culture.

Supervision

Meghann Hillier-Broadley;English and Creative Writing

Reading the Anthropocene in Post-War Children's Fantasy Literature.

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Celebrity Arts & Humanities
Modernist Arts & Humanities
Memoir Arts & Humanities
Writer Arts & Humanities
Transatlantic Arts & Humanities
Gertrude Stein Arts & Humanities
Autobiography Arts & Humanities
Innovation Arts & Humanities

Research Output 2009 2019

Ladies and Gentlemen, the Steelhead

Rosenquist, R., 17 Oct 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Fourth Genre: Explorations in Nonfiction.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticle

Pacific Northwest
Creative Nonfiction
Memoir

Copywriting Gertrude Stein: advertising, anonymity, autobiography

Rosenquist, R., 26 Oct 2016, In : Modernist Cultures. 11, 3

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticle

Open Access
File
Anonymity
Gertrude Stein
Autobiography
Copywriter
Life-writing

Modernism in public

Rosenquist, R. & Wood, A., 26 Oct 2016, In : Modernist Cultures. 11, 3

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticle

Open Access
File
Modernist
Conception

Production and reproduction: Gertrude Stein (1874-1946)

Rosenquist, R., Franssen, G. (ed.) & Honings, R. (ed.), 17 Oct 2016, Celebrity Authorship and Afterlives in English and American Literature. London: Palgrave Macmillan Ltd., p. 133-155 209 p.

Research output: Contribution to Book/ReportChapter

Open Access
File
Celebrity
Gertrude Stein
Autobiography
Aura
Works of Art
Open Access
File
Celebrity
Modernist
Memoir
1930s
Gossip

Transatlantic celebrity: European fame in nineteenth-century America

Finnerty, P. & Rosenquist, R., 7 Sep 2016, In : Comparative American Studies. 14, 1

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticle

Open Access
File
Celebrity
Transatlantic
Fame
Artist
Performer
Open Access
File
Transatlantic
Coast
English Literature
Celebrity
Icon

Incredible Modernism: Literature, Trust and Deception

Rosenquist, R. S., 23 May 2013, 1 ed. Ashgate Publishing. 252 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

Deception
History
Authorship
Wallace Stevens
Social Order

Press / Media