Judicial Images
Production, Management and Consumption

Professor Lynda Nead

Pevsner Professor of History of Art, Birkbeck College, University of London

Key Publications:

Myths of Sexuality: Representations of Women in Victorian Britain (Oxford: Basil Blackwell, 1988) 

The Female Nude: Art. Obscenity and Sexuality (London and New York: Routledge, 1992) Extracts reprinted in various collections including Amelia Jones, ed. The Feminism and Visual Culture Reader (London and New York: Routledge, 2003 and 2010) 

Between Two Cultures: The Work of Chila Kumari Burman (London: Arts Council and Kala Press, 1995) 79 

Co-editor with Laura Marcus, The Actuality of Walter Benjamin (London: Lawrence and Wishart, 1998). Book published in USA by New York University Press. 

Co-editor with Frank Mort, Sexual Geographies (London: Lawrence and Wishart, May 1999) Contributor and co-editor. 

Co-editor with Costas Douzinas, Law and the Image: The Authority of Art and the Aesthetics of Law (Chicago: Chicago University Press, June 1999) Contributor and co-editor. 

Victorian Babylon: People, Streets and Images in Mid-Nineteenth Century London (London and New Haven: Yale University Press, 2000). Published in paperback Spring 2005. (Extract reprinted in Elizabeth Edwards and Kaushik Bhaumik, eds. Visual Sense: A Cultural Reader (Oxford and New York: Berg, 2008). 

The Haunted Gallery: Painting, Photography, Film c. 1900 (London and New Haven: Yale University Press, 2008)


Key Resources:

Punch Historical Archive 1841-1992  www.gale.cengage.co.uk

Photograph Catalogue at www.bl.uk

Getty owned images www.gettyimages.co.uk

British Pathé newsreels www.britishpathe.com also available at www.youtube.com/user/britishpathe


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