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6th March, 2014

‘Athletics versus Aesthetics’

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6th March, 2014
Council Room (K2.29), King’s Building, Strand Campus, WC2R 2LS

‘Athletics versus Aesthetics’: Prefiguring the closet in Victorian Britain

A seminar with Dominic Janes (Birkbeck, University of London).

This talk will be looking at a case study from this project that focusses on the satirical depiction of beautiful/athletic and ugly/aesthetic male bodies as an example of the prefiguring of the closet in Victorian Britain.

This event is open to all and free to attend.

For more information, visit the Kings College London website.

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