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Rod Rosenquist

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  • Senior Lecturer in English & Creative Writing, Humanities

Accepting PhD Students

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20092016
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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
Transatlantic Arts & Humanities
Writer Arts & Humanities
Autobiography Arts & Humanities
Gertrude Stein Arts & Humanities
Memoir Arts & Humanities
Innovation Arts & Humanities

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Research Output 2009 2016

Copywriting Gertrude Stein: advertising, anonymity, autobiography

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

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

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 journalArticleResearchpeer-review

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/Report typesChapterResearchpeer-review

Celebrity
Gertrude Stein
Autobiography
Aura
Works of Art

The ordinary celebrity and the celebrated ordinary in 1930s modernist memoirs

Rosenquist, R., 1 Dec 2016, In : Genre: Forms of Discourse and Culture. 49, 3

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

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 journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
File
Celebrity
Transatlantic
Fame
Artist
Performer

Press / Media