Kevin Brennan Writes About What It's Like

The fightin’ Vorticists!

Somehow I got picked to be on the team of Percy Wyndham Lewis, trailblazing artist and editor of BLAST. I learned very quickly that Percy didn’t like to be called … Continue reading

February 21, 2017 · 7 Comments

Memory believes before knowing remembers

In 1977, at just about this time in August, I hopped on a plane to London. (Elvis had just died.) It was going to be the fabled Junior Year Abroad, … Continue reading

August 27, 2013 · 2 Comments

It’s a bird…it’s a plane. Oh, it is a plane!

I was skimming familiar places on Google maps and came upon this weird, wild image of an airliner passing over Russell Square in London. Crazy, no? The scale makes it … Continue reading

August 11, 2013 · 2 Comments

The disappearance of Aphrodite

Don’t know why this came to mind again recently, but when I was doing my junior year of college in London, I took a class in French literature at the … Continue reading

May 16, 2013 · 2 Comments