Faculty/Staff News

Dr. Madhuri Desai
Mar 2018
Dr. Madhuri Desai will present a paper titled “Vishweshwur and Gyan Vapi: Entangled Histories in Banaras,” at a seminar on the Urban Dimensions of Religious Conflict. The seminar is part of of a 3-year Leverhulme Trust project on Power, Piety and People: the Politics of Holy Cities in the 21st Century, and will be held at the Fondations Des Treilles, Nice (France) from 5th-10th March, 2018.
Dr. Chang Tan
Feb 2018
Chang Tan, Assistant Professor of Art History presented a paper "Crafting Impermanence: Qiu Zhijie's Copying of the Heart Sutra" at the panel "Faithful Copies: On Replication and Creative Agency in Buddhist Art" at the College Art Association Conference in LA on Feb 22, 2018. She also commented on the panel "Curating Difference: Race and Ethnicity in the US Museum" as a discussant.   
Dr. Heather McCune Bruhn
Feb 2018
Heather McCune Bruhn, Assistant Teaching Professor of Art History, published a review of Stefanie Seeberg,"Textile Bildwerke im Kirchenraum: Leinenstickereien im Kontext mittelalterlicher Raumausstattungen aus dem Prämonstratenserinnenkloster Altenberg/Lahn" in caa.reviews.(February 2018)  http://www.caareviews.org/reviews/3225#.WoSXWltSyM8
Dr. Patrick McGrady
Jan 2018
Gallery Talk: Dox Thrash and the Carborundum Mezzotint Patrick McGrady, Charles V. Hallman Curator Explore Dox Thrash, Black Life, and the Carborundum Mezzotint and participate in this engaging conversation led by Patrick McGrady in the exhibition gallery located on the museum’s first floor.