Janine Catalano

Andrew W. Mellon Undergraduate Fellow in the Humanities

20052006 Forum on Word and Image

Janine Catalano

English, Art History

College '06

Visual Arts in the Poetry of T.S. Eliot

Poet T.S. Eliot is famous for his musical and literary associations. Though less well known, he also had a unique relationship to the visual art and artistic theories of his time. What were they, and how might those associations recast T.S. Eliot as a textual artist as well as poet?