About the speaker

Roger Sandall is the author of The Culture Cult, a study of romantic primitivism and its effects. Roger studied anthropology at Auckland and Columbia Universities, has a degree in fine arts, and taught anthropology and film at the University of Sydney. His writing has appeared in numerous international publications including Commentary, The American Interest, Encounter, The New Criterion, The American, Sight and Sound, Quadrant, Art International, The New Lugano Review, The Salisbury Review, Merkur, Mankind, Visual Anthropology, and Social Science and Modern Society.