CRITICAL WRITING


FRANCIS HODGSON

‘Picturing the Polder’ from DRAINED (Dewi Lewis Publishing, 2018)

Francis Hodgson is Professor in the Culture of Photography at the University of Brighton. Highly respected as a writer and commentator on photography, he was previously photography critic at the Financial Times, and Head of Photographs at Sotheby’s, London. Francis was a co-founder of the leading photography prize the Prix Pictet.

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COLLIER BROWN

‘Constructing Fate’ : Paul Hart’s Farmed Landscapes from FARMED (Dewi Lewis Publishing, 2016)

Collier Brown is a poet, photography critic, and literary scholar. He holds a PhD in American Studies from Harvard University & an MFA in Poetry from McNeese State University. He is founding edition of Od Review and coeditor of both 21st Editions (Cape Cod) and Edition Galerie Vevais (Germany).

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ALEXANDER STRECKER

Poetry of Place : Rooted in the English Landscape from LENSCULTURE (February 2018)

Alexander Strecker was managing editor at Lens Culture for over four years and is currently a PhD Candidate at Duke University, North Carolina.

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SIMON BOWCOCK

Farmed Review from PHOTOMONITOR (November 2016)

Simon Bowcock writes about photography for publications including The Guardian, frieze and Harper’s Bazaar Art and is co-founder of Hobo Photo.

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GERRY BADGER

‘Meetings with Unremarkable Trees ; The Photography of Paul Hart’ from TRUNCATED (Dewi Lewis Publishing, 2008)

Gerry Badger is a photographer and photographic critic. He has written extensively for the photographic press and has curated a number of major exhibitions as well as contributing to books on photography, exhibition catalogues and magazines worldwide.

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