Christie Davies (1941–2017) was a professor at the University of Reading and the author of Jokes and Targets (Indiana University Press) and The Strange Death of Moral Britain (Transaction Publishers).
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Books October 2017
A review of Lacan, Psychoanalysis, and Comedy by Patricia Gherovici.
Art September 2017
On “Canaletto and the Art of Venice” at the Queen’s Gallery in London.
Books May 2017
Smoke, sea & country matters
A review of Turner: The Extraordinary Life and Momentous Times of J.M.W. Turner by Franny Moyle.
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Aug 01, 2017
“Hokusai: Beyond the Great Wave” at the British Museum
On the Japanese artist’s exhibition in London.
Feb 22, 2017
Art history & the brain
A review of European Art: A Neuroarthistory by John Onians.