Haunting the Canon: The Super-phenomena in Art

Keynote Speaker: Robb Hernández (English Department, Fordham University)


  1. April 23, 2021 - 9:00am to 12:00pm

Red and Inexpert: Sketching Ecological Crisis in Mao-era Riverscapes

Christine I. Ho (History of Art and Architecture, University of Massachusetts Amherst)


  1. March 25, 2021 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm


Caplan’s dissertation, "Their Flickering Creations: Value, Appearance, Animacy, and Surface in Nahua Precious Art" (2019), has been won the biennial award for the best dissertation in the field of Latin American art history.

Professor Chattopadhyay will address "Architectural History or a Geography of Small Spaces?"

The award will support research for her dissertation, "A Spectacle of Inclusion: The Rise of Contemporary Art from the Arab World, Iran, and Turkey in the United States and England, 1970-2020."