Professor Jean Fisher 30 September 2011.
Tricksters, Troubadours – and Bartleby: On Art from a State of Emergency
|Jean Fisher studied Zoology and Fine Art, later becoming a freelance writer on contemporary art and the post/colonial. She is the former editor of Third Text, and editor of the anthologies, Global Visions: Towards a New Internationalism in the Visual Arts (1994), Re-verberations: Tactics of Resistance, Forms of Agency (2000) and with Gerardo Mosquera, Over Here: International Perspectives on Art and Culture (2004). A selection of her essays, Vampire in the Text, was published in 2003. She is a Visiting Professor at the Royal College of Art, London, and Professor of Fine Art and Transcultural Studies at Middlesex University.|