‘Always for Pleasure’

Chicago Surrealism and Fashion, An Interview with Penelope Rosemont


  • Abigail Susik



Author Biography

Abigail Susik

Abigail Susik is Associate Professor of Art History at Willamette University and the author of Surrealist Sabotage and the War on Work (forthcoming, Manchester University Press, 2021). She has published many essays devoted to surrealism and is co-editor of the volumes: Surrealism and Film After 1945: Absolutely Modern Mysteries (forthcoming, Manchester University Press, 2021); Radical Dreams: Surrealism, Counterculture, Resistance (forthcoming, Penn State University Press, 2021). She is co-curator of the 2021 exhibition "Alan Glass: Surrealism’s Secret "at Leeds Arts University, and she also curated a major survey of Imogen Cunningham’s photographs at the Hallie Ford Museum of Art in 2016. Susik is a founding board member of the International Study for the Society of Surrealism and co-organizer of its 2018, 2019, and 2021 conferences.