Nicholas Zurbrugg

Nicholas Zurbrugg (UK, 1947 – Leicester, UK, 2001)
Nicholas Zurbrugg was an academic and poet, who made an invaluable contribution to contemporary art and cultural theory, and more specifically to the study and promotion of the postmodern multimedia avant-garde. While he was a student in Switzerland, Nicholas was the editor of his own cult journal, “Stereo Headphones”, which was dedicated to Concrete Poetry. Between 1978 and 1995 he was an academic of comparative literature at Griffith University, after which he became professor of English and cultural studies at De Montfort University, Leicester, England.