Andrew W. Mellon Undergraduate Fellow in the Humanities
2005—2006 Forum on Word and Image
English, Art History
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?