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

Latin American/Caribbean Art
Dissertations Completed by Subject, 2010

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Elliot, Ingrid, “Domestic Arts: Amelia Peláez and the Cuban Vanguard, 1935–1945” (Chicago, M. Ward)

Flaherty, George, “Mediating the Third Culture at Tlatelolco, Mexico ’68” (UC Santa Barbara, S. Chattopadhyay)

Gavilán, Ana Isabel Pérez, “A Mexican Jerusalem: The Sanctuary and House of Spiritual Exercises of Atotonilco, Guanajuato; Text-Body-Image in Devotional Rituals of the Passion, 1740–1776” (Binghamton, K. Barzman)

Jiménez, Maya, “Colombian Artists in Paris, 1865–1905” (CUNY, K. Manthorne)

McEwen, Abigail, “The Practice and Politics of Cuban Abstraction, ca. 1952–1963” (IFA/NYU, E. Sullivan)

Montgomery, Harper, “Rebellious Conformists: Exhibiting Avant-Garde Art in Mexico City and Buenos Aires, 1920–1929” (Chicago, M. Ward)

Taube, Rhonda, “Dancing in the Altiplano: K’iche’ Maya Culture in Motion in Contemporary Highland Guatemala” (UC San Diego, G. Kester)

Waldron, Lawrence, “Like Turtles, Islands Float Away: Emergent Distinctions in the Zoomorphic Iconography of Saladoid Ceramics of the Lesser Antilles, 250 BCE to 650 CE” (CUNY, E. Quiñones Keber)