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

South America
Dissertations in Progress by Subject, 2019

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Coudrelle, Maeve, "The Imprint of Pan-Americanism: Chilean Graphic Biennials, 1963-1970" (Temple University, M.Alvarez)

Crockett, Vivian, "'The Skin of All': The Racial Politics of an Anthropophagic Return in Hélio Oiticica and Lygia Pape" (Columbia University, K. Jones)

Muci Barradas, Isabela, “The Polyphonic Forest: Photographing the Amazon, 1970-1989” (Princeton, A. McCauley and I. Small)

Murphy, Benjamin, “Fieldwork: Problems of Observation in Latin American Video” (Princeton, I. Small)

Pardo, Paulina, “New Media Art Strategies and Female Identity in the Artistic Practice of Letícia Parente (Brazil, 1930-1991)” (University of Pittsburgh, J. Josten)

Schwaller, William, "A Transnational Arte de Sistemas: The Centro de Arte y Comunicación in Argentina and Abroad, 1968-1983" (Temple University, M. Alvarez)

Vázquez de Arthur, Andrea, "Portraits, Pots, or Power Objects? On the Imagery and Ontology of Wari Faceneck Vessels" (Columbia University, E. Pasztory)

Witkowski, Jacqueline, “Disappearing Threads: Art, Text, and Textile during Dictatorship in Argentina, Brazil, and Chile” (The University of British Columbia, T. Smith)