Centre for Modernist Cultures

The Centre for Modernist Cultures seeks to open up literary and artistic modernism to new kinds of inquiry, new subjects, and new arguments, and to examine the interdisciplinary and international contexts of modernism and modernity.


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Midlands Modernist Network monthly reading group
18 September 2017, University of Birmingham

Benign Fiesta: Wyndham Lewis's Texts, Contexts, and Aesthetics
11 - 13 September 2017, University of Nottingham

Tea with the Sphinx
1 - 2 September 2017 - University of Birmingham

Modernist Life: The British Association of Modernist Studies Annual Conference 2017
29 June - 1 July 2017 - University of Birmingham

Objects of Modernity: A Conference
23 - 24 June 2014 - University of Birmingham

in:flux 1845-1945: A Century in Motion
27 June 2013 - University of Birmingham

Composition and Decomposition: The British Association for Victorian Studies Conference 2011
1 - 3 September 2011 - University of Birmingham

[Image above: Returning to the Trenches, Christopher Richard Wynne Nevinson, © The Henry Barber Trust, The Barber Institute of Fine Arts]