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literature and visual arts educator

Roger Cardinal, British literature and visual arts educator.

Background

Cardinal, Roger was born on February 27, 1940 in Bromley, Kent, England. Son of Thomas and Ada (Eliza) Melbourne.

Education

Bachelor, University Cambridge, England, 1962. Doctor of Philosophy, University Cambridge, England, 1966.

Career

Lecturer, assistant professor, U. Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada, 1965-1967;lecturer, U. Warwick, Coventry, England, 1967-1968;lecturer, U. Kent, Canterbury, England, 1968-1976;senior lecturer, U. Kent, Canterbury, England, 1976-1981;reader, U. Kent, Canterbury, England, 1981-1987;professor, U. Kent, Canterbury, England, since 1987. Author: (books) Outsider Art, 1972, Figures of Reality, 1981, Expressionism, 1984,The Landscape Vision of Paul Nash, 1989, The Cultures ofCollecting, 1994.

Works

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: travel, diary-writing, ephemera collecting, collage-making, botany.

Connections

Married Agnès Meyer, August 15, 1965. Children: Daniel, Felix.

father:
Thomas Melbourne

mother:
Ada (Eliza) Melbourne

spouse:
Agnès Meyer

children:
Daniel Cardinal

Felix Cardinal