Professor Alex Seago

Professor of Cultural Studies

Professor Alex Seago

Professor Alex Seago

B.A. (Hons.) American Studies & English Literature. University of Birmingham. 1975.
University of Birmingham – University of Kansas Exchange Scholar. 1975.
M.A. American Studies. University of Kansas. 1979.
Ph.D. Cultural History. Royal College of Art . 1990.

Faculty Research

Alex Seago & Anne Massey ‘Pop Design : Pop Art’ Bloomsbury Press, London 2015. (Current commission/Current research).

Entries on ‘Culture’ and ‘Popular Music’ for Cambridge Dictionary of Modern History (2018) and Wiley-Blackwell Encyclopaedia of Globalization (2012).

I teach on:
BA Degree in American Studies
BA Degree in Art History & Visual Culture
BA Degree – Media Studies
MA Art History & Visual Culture

Some of the courses I teach:
AVC 7500 – Thesis Research
AMS 3100 – Foundations of American Studies
COM 4105 – Worlds of Musics
HST 5400 – History Of London
AVC 7100 – Research Methods

Research Clusters:
The International Visual Arts Cultures

Research Interest & Expertise:
Visual Culture, Cultural Studies, Popular Culture, Popular Music, Cultural Globalization, Design History