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

Dissertations in Progress by Subject, 2020

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Bailey, Brittney, "Seen and Unseen: Portraits of the Paris Avant-Garde" (Rutgers, S. Sidlauskas)

Borowitz, Maggie, "Caught by Surprise: Intimacy and Feminist Politics in the work of Magali Lara" (University of Chicago, M. Sullivan)

Braun, Laurel Anne, "Neither Here nor There: Gender and Power within the Liminal Spaces of Double Monasteries" (Binghamton University, A. Walkling)

Gallman, Katie, "Sexuality Bound and Cinched: Christina Ramberg, Agency, and Objecthood in the Post-War American Production of Heterosexuality" (University of Wisconsin–Madison, J. H. Casid, A. Andrzejewski)

Grimmett, Kendra, "Grappling with Hercules: Masculinity and the Male Body in Rubens's Time" (University of Pennsylvania, S. Brisman, L. Silver)

Jojima, Tie, "Porn Art Movement, 1980–84: Body, Technology, and Subjectivity in Brazilian Art" (CUNY, A. Indych-López)

Radhakrishnan, Lini, "A Visual Symphony of Life and Death in Mary Cassatt's Paintings" (Rutgers, S. Sidlauskas)

Troiano, Vanessa, “Susan Weil: Artistic Trailblazer” (Graduate Center of the City University of New York, G. Levin)

Wagner, Nicole, "Women Working the Table: The Material Culture, Gendered Spaces, and Visual Representations of Female Card-Players in Early Modern Italy" (Binghamton University, K. Barzman)

Wies, Lillian, "A Woman’s Role: Women as Artists, Audiences, and Subjects in Modern Japanese Visual Arts, 1900–1930" (University of Maryland, College Park, A. Volk)