• Profile:

    Seph Rodney, PhD was born in Jamaica, and came of age in the Bronx, New York. He is a staff writer and editor for Hyperallergic, writing on contemporary art and related issues. He has also written for CNN Op-ed pages, American Craft Magazine and NBC Universal, and penned catalog essays for Joyce J. Scott, Teresita Fernandez, and other artists. He can be heard on the podcast “The American Age”. His book, The Personalization of the Museum Visit, will be published by Routledge press in June. He was a featured speaker in the Favorite Poem Project.

    Degrees Held:

    English degree from LIU, Brooklyn;

    Studio art MFA from the University of California, Irvine;

    PhD in museum studies from Birkbeck College, University of London

    Professional Affiliations:

    International Association of Art Critics; The National Advisory Council for the Mississippi Museum of Art

    Recent Publications:

    Research Interests:

    Art Museums, Contemporary Poetry, Art Criticism, Visual Art

    Current Courses:

    ARS: Visual Culture (Spring 2019)