Objects of Desire: Representations of Sexuality in Victorian Art

Tate Britain: Tuesday 27 November 2012, 18.30 – 20.00. £12, concessions available

Conversation between Michael Hatt and Lynda Nead: This event will address the themes of eroticism and desire, body, decency and decorum in the examples of works drawn from the Pre-Raphaelites: Victorian Avant-Garde, as well as works not included in the exhibition. These issues will be considered in relation to the historiography of writing on the Pre-Raphaelites and changing approaches and themes to their work. Lynda Nead is Pevsner Professor of History of Art at Birkbeck, London. Michael Hatt is Professor of History of Art at Warwick University. This event is related to the exhibitionPre-Raphaelites: Victorian Avant-Garde

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