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Forthcoming: Lent at St Michael’s Church, Discoed, 2017. Let There Be Light: Theology and Spirituality in Early Photography, paper presented at the Rethinking Early Photography conference, University of Lincoln, June 2015.

cover-for-webForthcoming: CMYK artist photobooks,
2017.

Veni Emmanuel: Trying to Let Light In, review of Jane Lee’s photographic work as Artist-in-Residence at St Michael and All Angels, Bedminster, Bristol. Published in Jane Lee (ed.), The Creative Year: The View From Here (Bristol: Tangent Books, 2015), p.40. Mary and Rebecca in Julia Margaret Cameron’s Photography: Towards an Iconic Hermeneutic of Biblical Text, paper presented at the Postgraduate Seminar Series, Trinity College Bristol, February 2015.
Still Small Voice: British Biblical Art in a Secular Age, reviewing the exhibition at The Wilson, Art and Christianity, No. 82, Summer 2015, p.8. Photographic Truth and Prophetic Picturing: Rev Dr Alexander Keith’s ‘Evidence of the Truth of the Christian Religion’ (1847), paper presented at the Society of Biblical Literature International Conference, University of St Andrews, July 2013.

cover-for-webEye See Trinity:
Trinity College Artist-in-Residence 2014-15

A catalogue of over 30 artworks, interventions, and installations produced during the residency. Contributors include Principal Revd Dr Emma Ineson and faculty members Revd Dr Howard Worsley and Revd Dr Knut Heim.
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RA Service for Artists, reporting on the liturgical aspect of the Summer Exhibition’s annual service, Art and Christianity, No. 79, Autumn 2014, p.17. Visual Theology in Photographic Media: 2 Studies from Genesis, paper presented at the 17th Joint Postgraduate Theology and Religious Studies Conference, University of Bristol, March 2012.
Into the Light, reviewing 3 photography exhibitions in London: Ansel Adams (National Maritime Museum), Light From the Middle East (V&A), and Seduced by Art (National Gallery). Art and Christianity, No. 73, Spring 2013, pp.2-5. When Art Bears the Cross Outside the Gallery, paper presented, in absentia, at the Contemplations of the Spiritual in Contemporary Art conference at Liverpool Cathedral, 2010.

Bristol Through the Lens bookBristol Through the Lens: An Exhibition and an Essay
Second edition (2011) of the complete series, critically situated within a tradition of alternative photographic practices that consider the Bristol landscape from innovative perspectives.
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Mapping Faith in Art Works for Schools, reviewing Elpida Hadzi-Vasileva and Michael Pinsky in two Bristol Catholic schools, Art and Christianity, No. 70, Summer 2012, p.16. Compromised Christians? Protestant Faith in the Face of Contemporary Culture, edited version of the prize-winning essay in the William Carey Essay Competition for students, Whitefield Institute, Oxford, 2001.
Re. Intellectual Bankruptcy: Response to Jon Bowen, defending degree-level art education, AN Magazine, June 2010, p.4.

The Imagetext bookThe Imagetext: Relations Between the Visual and the Verbal in Painting and Photography
MA research (published 2011) examining W. J. T. Mitchell’s concept of the imagetext as it relates to two works by Rene Magritte and Marshall McLuhan. Preview and details.