Concise, critical reviews of books, exhibitions, and projects in all areas and periods of art history and visual studies

Native American
Dissertations in Progress by Subject, 2009

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Berthiaume, Rocque, “The Art of Making Sovereignty: The Tensions, Conflicts, and Contradictions of Indigenous Visual Arts for Creating Aboriginal Title in Canada, Australia, and New Zealand” (University of British Columbia, C. Townsend-Gault)

Dueker, Christopher, “Alex Janvier: Narrativity, Mnemonics, and Oral Tradition in Private and Public Spheres” (Columbia, E. Hutchinson)

Moore, Emily, “The Tlingit, the Haida, and the CCC: Totem Parks of the New Deal, 1938–1942” (UC Berkeley, M. Lovell)

Redcorn-Miller, Marla, “Renegotiating Community Boundaries: Kiowa Painting in the First Half of the 20th Century” (Columbia, E. Hutchinson)

Taunton, Carla, “Performing Resistance/Negotiating Sovereignty: Performative Interventions by Indigenous Women Artists in Canada” (Queens, Kingston, L. Jessup)

Watson, Mark, “Apparitions: Memory and Globalization in Contemporary Native American Art” (Columbia, E. Hutchinson)

Welton, Jessica, “Fred Kabotie and the Genesis of the Santa Fe School” (Virginia Commonwealth, R. Hobbs)