February 27 – Marc Matera “Modernism in the Art & Criticism on Ronald Moody”

February 27 – Marc Matera “Modernism in the Art & Criticism on Ronald Moody”

Marc Matera is finishing a book, London and the Black International, on the wider Atlantic and imperial horizons of black activism, intellectual work, and cultural production in London between the world wars. His most recent work examines the Jamaican visual artist Ronald Moody’s agonistic relationship to modernism.

Marc Matera is Assistant Professor of History at UC Santa Cruz.