Visiting Scholars and Artists

The Free University of Liverpool has a number of visiting lecturers and artists who will contribute to the teaching and workshopping over the years.

Scholars and Artists in alphabetical order (first name)

Dr Áine Phillips
Artist and Curator

Dr Alberto Toscano
Senior Lecturer in Sociology
Goldsmiths, University of London

Dr Anna Powell
Senior Lecturer in Film and English
Manchester Metropolitan University

Ben Cain
Artist and Lecturer in Fine Art
London Metropolitan University

Ben Craggs
PhD Candidate in Media and Communications
Goldsmiths College London

Brian Ashton

Dr Christopher Madden
Digital rag and bone

Chris Rodrigues
Senior Lecturer in Media and Photography
University of Plymouth

Dr Daniel Nehring
Lecturer in Criminology
Department of Criminology and Sociology
Middlesex University

Daniel Simpkins

Dr Dave Whyte
Reader in Sociology
University of Liverpool

Prof David Harvey
Distinguished Professor
The Graduate Center
City University of New York

David Jacques

Dimitris Koufogiorgos
Artist and musician

Prof Doreen Massey
Emeritus Professor of Geography
Open University

Dr Duška Radosavljević
Lecturer in Drama and Theatre Studies
School of Arts
University of Kent

Eireann Lorsung
PhD Candidate
Department of Cultural Studies
University of Nottingham

Dr Eleni Ikoniadou
Lecturer in Media and Cultural Studies
Kingston University London

Emily Underwood
PhD Candidate
Research Assistant at the George Ewart Evans Centre for Storytelling
University of Glamorgan

Dr Eirini Kartsaki
Performance artist

FACTORY FLOOR – Creative Network of Women Solo Performers and Writers

Fiona Cosson
PhD Candidate School of Social Sciences
University of Northampton

Dr Gavin Grindon
Research Fellow in Visual and Material Culture
Kingston University of London

Dr Geoff Cox
Associate Professor in Computing
School of Art & Media
University of Plymouth

Prof Geraldine Harris
Professor of Theatre Studies
Lancaster University

Dr Gillian Whiteley
Lecturer in Visual and Material Culture
Loughborough University

Guillermo Gómez-Peña
Performance artist, writer and activist
Artistic director of La Pocha Nostra

Dr Hayley Newman
Reader in Fine Art
Chelsea College of Art and Design

Helen Simpson

Helen Sloan

Helena Walsh
PhD Candidate and Performance Artist
Department of Drama
Queen Mary, University of London

Ian Gwinn
PhD Candidate
School of Cultures, Languages and Area Studies
University of Liverpool

Dr Ian McComick
The International Community Film Forum

Dr Imogen Tyler
Senior Lecturer & Leverhulme Research Fellow
Sociology Department
Lancaster University

Dr Jane Tormey
Senior Lecturer: Fine Art, Critical & Historical Studies
Loughborough University

Jane Trowell
PLATFORM works across disciplines for social and ecological justice. It combines the transformatory power of art with the tangible goals of campaigning, the rigour of in-depth research with the vision to promote alternative futures.

Jennifer Verson
Artist and Creative Community Educator

Jodie Allinson
PhD Candidate
Lecturer in Drama
University of Glamorgan

Dr John Cussans
Postgraduate Theory Coordinator at Chelsea College of Art and Design

John Graham Davies
Actor, writer and teacher
Lecturer in Creative Writing
Bolton University

John Jordan & Isa Fremaux
The Laboratory of Insurrectionary Imagination
Artists and Activists

John Holloway
ESOL and TEFL Teacher

Justy Phillips
Artist and writer

Dr Kerstin Buescghes
Senior Lecturer – Drama and Performing Arts
Anglia Ruskin University

Kristin Fredricksson
Artistic Director
Beady Eye Theatre

Dr Lisa Baraister
Senior Lecturer
Psychosocial Studies
Birkbeck, University of London

Lisa Newman
Performance artist
PhD Candidate
University of Manchester

Prof Liz Wells
Professor of Media and Photography
University of Plymouth

Lois Keidan
Co-Founder and Director
Live Art Development Agency

Louie Jenkins
PhD Candidate
Senior Lecturer
Performing Arts
University of Chichester

Dr Luis C. Sotelo
Lecturer, University of East London
Institute for Perfoming Arts Development (IPAD)
Community Arts Programme

Dr Lynn Charlotte Lu
Associate Lecturer (Fine Art)
Faculty of Media, Arts and Society
Southampton Solent University

Prof Malcolm Miles
Professor of Cultural Theory
University of Plymouth

Dr Maria Chatzichristodoulou [aka Maria X]
Lecturer in Theatre and Performance
School of Arts and New Media
University of Hull @ Scarborough

Mat Fraser
Writer and Actor

Matt Adams
Visiting Professor at the Central School of Speech and Drama
Honorary Fellow at the University of Exeter
Co-founder of Blast Theory

Melissa Rood
ESOL teacher

Mel Jordan and Andy Hewitt
FREEE Art Collective

Dr Michael Rogers
Free Software Developer

Miriam Craik-Horan
Artist and Participation & Learning professional
PhD Candidate, Department of Art, Design & Museology
Institute of Education

Monika Vykoukal
Curatorial Research Associate
University of Wolverhampton

My Dads Strip Club
Artist Activist

Prof Nicholas Till
Professor of Opera and Music Theatre
University of Sussex

Dr Nicola Kirkham

Owen G Parry
PhD Candidate
Visual Cultures
Goldsmith University

Paula McCloskey
PhD Candidate
The Department of Sociological Studies
University of Sheffield

Penny Whitehead

Qasim Riza Shaheen
Artist, writer and lecturer

Reverend Billy and The Church of Life After Shopping
Artists, Activists and Archbishops of Anti-Capitalism

Dr Rhiannon Firth
Department of Politics and International Relations
University of Nottingham

Dr Richard Smith
Associate Professor
in Applied Linguistics
University of Warwick

Ritchie Hunter
Activist and Editor of Nerve Magazine

Prof Roberta Mock
Professor of Performance Studies
University of Plymouth

Roberto Sifuentes
Performance artist
Founding member of La Pocha Nostra
Assistant Professor in the School of the Art Institute of Chicago

Dr Ron Noon
Senior Lecturer in History
Liverpool John Moores University

Rosie Garton
ZOO INDIGO Theatre Company

Sally Lemsford
Live Artist

Sara Huws
Learning Interpreter, Cardiff

Dr Simon Bowes
Independent Scholar

Simon Murray
Writer, Poet, Artist and Graphic Designer

Sophie Hope
Practitioner and Teacher
Birkbeck College

Sonya Dyer
Chelsea Programme Co-ordinator

Ste Higginson
Writer and Educationalist

Prof Steve Tombs
Professor of Sociology
Liverpool John Moores University

The Institute for the Art and Practice of Dissent at Home

Tim Jeeves
Artist and Writer

Tina Gverovic
Artist and PhD Candidate in Fine Art
Middlesex University

Tuebrook Transnational

the vacuum cleaner – a cultural collective resistance of one

Dr William McEvoy
Lecturer in English
University of Sussex

Dr Zoë Svendsen
Research Fellow in Drama and Performance
English Faculty
University of Cambridge