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Paul O'Kane: Technologies of Romance II: Talk and Q&A at the South London Gallery

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Time 19:00
Date 24/10/18
Price Free

Celebrate the launch of artist and writer Paul O'Kane's new book 'Technologies of Romance – Part II (2018)'. Expect discussions plus, a Q&A with all those involved in making the publication.

The evening will feature a Q&A from  writer Paul O’Kane, artist DJ Roshni Bhagotra, distributor Bryony Lloyd, editor Bada Song, illustrator John Whapham, typographer and designer Catherine Dixon and printer Tony Yard, alongside discussions on the publication, and will be streamed online on Rounded Radio, hosted by Roshni Bhagotra.

The discussion will be guided by the proposition: ‘The book as a romantic technology’, and will be punctuated with clips from a list of the popular songs mentioned in the book.
Paul O'Kane

Paul O’Kane is an artist, writer and lecturer. He studied BA Fine Art & Art History, then MA Visual Cultures, and completed a PhD in History at Goldsmiths, University of London (2009).

O’Kane lecturers in Fine Art and Critical Studies at Central St Martins and Chelsea College of Art, and at SOAS, University of London, and makes and exhibits artworks concerned with a history of technologies and narrative. He writes for leading art journals, including Art Monthly and Third Text, and has published over 100 articles, reviews and catalogue essays. He is a founder member of the small artists’ book publishing imprint eeodo, with whom he published ‘Where Is That Light Now?’ (2014), and is currently writing and designing his third book, ‘Technologies of Romance’, collecting materials from his undergraduate seminar series at CSM. He is a Member of AICA (International Association of Art Critics) and blogs at ONLY YOU.