David Bate

David Bate lives in London, where he is Reader in Photography at the University of Westminster. His many writings on photography, art and culture are widely published and his first book was the highly-acclaimed 'Photography and Surrealism: Sexuality, Colonialism and Social Dissent', published by I.B. Tauris in 2004. Also a practicing artist, his photographic works have been shown in the UK, Europe and North America, most recently at the Museum of Contemporary Photography, Chicago in 2006.