James Delbourgo

James Delbourgo was educated at the University of East Anglia, Cambridge, and Columbia, and is currently an associate professor of history at Rutgers University, where he co-directs the “Networks of Exchange” project at the Rutgers Center for Historical Analysis. Originally a student of modern literature, he has written widely on early modern science, empire, and collecting, and is publishing a book on Hans Sloane and the origins of the British Museum with Penguin and Harvard. He lives in New York.

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“Light, Paper, Process: Reinventing Photography” at the Getty Museum
“Light, Paper, Process: Reinventing Photography” at the Getty Museum
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An Artist’s Intervention in the Ebola Crisis
An Artist’s Intervention in the Ebola Crisis
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Photographer Spotlight: Jerry Uelsmann
Photographer Spotlight: Jerry Uelsmann

Audio

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Radio Hour: “The Look of Silence,” Diana Wagman, and D. W. Griffith
Radio Hour: “The Look of Silence,” Diana Wagman, and D. W. Griffith
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Radio Hour: "Go Set a Watchman" and Film Critic John Powers
Radio Hour: "Go Set a Watchman" and Film Critic John Powers
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Radio Hour: “Naked at Lunch,” Female Comedy Writers, and Vicious Disequilibrium
Radio Hour: “Naked at Lunch,” Female Comedy Writers, and Vicious Disequilibrium