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Orient, Occident, Accident

Join Marking Time artists Lindy Lee, Tom Nicholson and Steven Connor, Professor of Modern Literature and Theory at Birkbeck College London, as they explore the ideas of space, philosophy and time in Western and Eastern contexts.

Presented in partnership with the Sydney Consortium

Biographies

Steven Connor is Professor of Modern Literature and Theory at Birkbeck College London, where he has taught since 1979. He is also the College Orator. He is Academic Director of the London Consortium Graduate Programme in Humanities and Cultural Studies

His most recent books are _Paraphernalia: The Curious Lives of Magical Things _(London: Profile, 2011), and _A Philosophy of Sport _(London: Reaktion, 2011).

Image:
Lindy Lee
Conflagrations From the End of Time (4) 2009
paper, fire
Image courtesy the artist and Roslyn Oxley9 Gallery, Sydney
© the artist

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