Monica Bohm-Duchen is a London-based writer, lecturer and exhibition organizer. She was co-curator of Life? or Theatre? The Work of Charlotte Salomon, shown at the Royal Academy of Arts, London in 1998, and co-edited an anthology of critical essays entitled Charlotte Salomon: Gender, Trauma, Creativity, published by Cornell University Press in 2006. Her book, Art and the Second World War was published by Lund Humphries in association with Princeton University Press, in 2013/14. She teaches a course on Art and War: 1914 to the Present at Birkbeck, University of London and at New York University London, and contributed an essay on “The Two World Wars” to War and Art: A Visual History of Modern Conflict (Reaktion Books, 2017). She is the founding Director of Insiders/Outsiders [Insiders Outsiders Festival], an ongoing celebration of the contribution of refugees from Nazi Europe to British culture and beyond.
Charlotte Salomon’s work can be viewed HERE,
and a digital “Life? or Theater?” can be explored HERE.
This event is part of our monthly series
Flight or Fight. stories of artists under repression.
Future events and the recordings of past events can be found HERE.
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