04-08 September 2019

Open Book Festival

04-08 September2019

Alex Dodd

Alexandra Dodd

Alexandra Dodd is a writer and editor who is energised by the interface between visual, literary and archival cultures. She holds a Master of Arts from Concordia University, Montreal, Canada, and a PhD in Literature from the University of Cape Town, and is currently a Postdoctoral Fellow in the National Research Foundation SARChI (South African Research Chair Initiative) in Social Change at the University of Fort Hare.

Dodd’s chronology of the life of South African photographer David Goldblatt is due for publication in tandem with a major retrospective of his work at the Museum of Contemporary Art Australia in October this year. She is also part of the team developing the Lesotho National Museum and Art Gallery.