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Robert Esmond Lumley

Robert Esmond Lumley, British history professor, writer. Member of Association Study Modern Italy (treasurer since 2001).

Background

  • Lumley, Robert Esmond was born on April 22, 1951 in London. Son of Esmond Percy Lumley-Ellis and Alice Rosemary Bliss.

  • Education

    • Bachelor in Modern History, University Oxford, 1973. Master of Arts in Cultural Studies, University Birmingham, 1976. Doctor of Philosophy, University Birmingham, 1983.

    Career

    • Professor Italian cultural history University College London, since 2003.

    Works

    • Arte Povera: Movements in Modern Art
    • Arte Povera (poor art) came of age in the context of the economic boom of the 'Italian miracle' and the subsequent student and workers' revolts of 1968.

    Membership

    Member of Association Study Modern Italy (treasurer since 2001).

    Personality

    Interests

    Writing, tennis.

    Connections

    • Married Mary Clare Coope, September 10, 1988. Children: Laurence, Matthew.
    • father: Esmond Percy Lumley-Ellis
    • mother: Alice Rosemary Bliss
    • spouse: Mary Clare Coope
    • children: Laurence Lumley
    • Matthew Lumley
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    Born April 22, 1951
    (age 66)
    Nationality
    • 1973
      University Oxford
    • 1976
      University Birmingham
    • 1983
      University Birmingham
    • 2003
      Professor, Italian cultural history University College London