James G. Mansell

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James G. Mansell is Associate Professor in the Department of Cultural, Media and Visual Studies at the University of Nottingham, UK. He is the author of The Age of Noise in Britain: Hearing Modernity (University of Illinois Press, 2017), co-editor of Enchanted Modernities: Theosophy, the Arts and the American West (Fulgur Press, 2019) and other publications about sound, hearing and listening in twentieth-century culture. He was a member of the ‘Enchanted Modernities: Theosophy, Modernism and the Arts’ Leverhulme Trust international research network between 2012 and 2015 and co-curator of the 2014 Nora Eccles Harrison Museum exhibition on ‘Enchanted Modernities’. In 2015 he was Co-Investigator on the AHRC research network ‘Music, Noise and Silence’ led by Science Museum, London and in 2019 is a Visiting Fellow at the National Science and Media Museum, Bradford.