James Garwood-Cole

James Cole
Cohort Year: 2020
Research Interests: Post-1945 British and American Poetics. Utopia. Marxist Aesthetics and Theory. Affect. Queer Theory.
Education: MA Modern and Contemporary Literature, Culture and Thought, University of Sussex, 2018; BA (Hons) English, University of Sussex, 2017


James Garwood-Cole was born in London, before moving to Brighton, England to study and write in 2014. James came to Chicago in 2020, preoccupied by affective labor, seriousness and Frank O’Hara.