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

Dissertations in Progress by Subject, 2021

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Altun, Yasemin, "Collaboration as Freedom for Women Artists in France, 1648–1791" (Duke University, S. Caviglia)

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

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

Le Pouésard, Emma, "Contested Sites of Feminine Agency: Ivory Grooming Implements in Late Medieval Europe" (Columbia University, H. Klein, A. Shalem)

McAninch, Jennifer, "Reexamining Reflection Deprioritizing GrecoRoman Influence in Etruscan Art" (University of Florida, A. Jones, M. Eaverly)

Mellema, Tatiana, "The Art Institution and the Social Unconscious: Feminist Art and Social Reproduction in 1969–1980 North America" (University of British Columbia, E. Silver, J. Mansoor)

Sikand, Ananya, "Muslim Unbelonging: Conceptual and Performance Art in Post-Independence South Asia (1970–2020)" (University of Washington, N. Di Pietrantonio, A. Rounthwaite)

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

Valyi-Nagy, Zsofi, "Vera Molnar's Programmed Abstraction: Computer Graphics and Abstract Art in Postwar Europe" (University of Chicago, C. Mehring)

Zappella, Christine, "Monochrome Painting and the Period Body in Andrea del Sarto's Cloister of the Scalzo" (University of Chicago, C. Cohen)