Skip to main content alibris logo

Robert Hewison

Robert Hewison is a historian of contemporary British culture. Beginning in 1939 with Under Siege , his series of books presents a portrait of Britain that runs from the perils of wartime to the counterrevolution of Thatcherism in The Heritage Industry . He is an internationally recognized authority on the work of John Ruskin, and has held chairs at Oxford, Lancaster and City Universities. He is an Associate of the think tank Demos, and has written on the arts for the Sunday Times since 1981....See more