Category: Blog Posts

To Make a Man Seem Headless

By Chelsea Silva, Assistant Professor in the Department of English at Oklahoma State University To make a ma(n) seme hedles Nyme bre(m)sto(n) poud(er) & do yt y(n) a lampe abowte þe lyȝt & loke þer be no(n) lyȝt þe whyle y(n) þe hows but þe lyȝt of þe lampe To make a man seem headless: Take brimstone powder and put…

Heavy Metal, Minimal Noise

By Josh Fitzgerald, Junior Research Fellow in History and Art History, Churchill College   Summary: Churchill College, the setting for our December conference, is an institution known for its twentieth-century Brutalist architecture, extensive modern art collections, and engineering expertise. In this post, Josh Fitzgerald explores themes of wonder, craft, and multimedia through one of the sculptures located in Churchill’s grounds:…