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Professor Timon Screech

Professor Timon Screech

Timon Screech is Professor of the History of Art at SOAS, University of London. He has also taught at numerous universities including Chicago, Heidelberg, Meiji and Waseda. He is an expert on the art and culture of the Edo Period, including its international dimension, and has published some dozen books on the subject. In 2016 his field-defining overview of the Edo arts, Obtaining Images, appeared in paperback and his single-authored Oxford History of Japanese Art is expected in 2019. His work has been translated into French, Japanese, Korean, Polish and Romanian.