Friday, March 5, 2021 - 10:00am to 4:30pm

Graduate Student Symposium in the History of Art

This symposium, now in its 25th year, brings together graduate students from nine mid-Atlantic colleges and universities to present current research in the field of art history. Each session includes presentations followed by a moderated discussion.

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Session One, 10–11:30 am
Moderated by Carl Walsh, Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Barnes Foundation
Building Community through Multisensory Experiences of Architecture in Jerash
Amy Miranda, Johns Hopkins University
Mendes and Arsinoe Philadelphus
Andrea Middleton, Penn State University
Severan portraiture at the Villa of Livia
Margaret Kurkoski, Princeton University
Session Two, 12:30–2 pm
Moderated by Martha Lucy, Deputy Director for Research, Interpretation and Education, Barnes Foundation
Intermediality, Transformation, and Raphael as Pygmalion: Galatea in the Villa Farnesina
Suzanne Willever, Temple University
Surface of Thought: William Rimmer’s Blackboard
Lucy Partman, Princeton University
And the Word Was Made Flesh: Speech Gestures in the Byzantine Octateuchs
Nava Streiter, Bryn Mawr College
Session Three, 3–4:30 pm
Moderated by Jonathan D. Katz, Associate Professor of Practice, History of Art, University of Pennsylvania’s Gender, Sexuality, and Women’s Studies program
Negotiating cultural landscape in Third Reich Germany: August Sander’s photobook Die Eifel
Hannah Shaw, Rutgers University
Marxism and its Discontents: Renato Guttuso's Parma Retrospective
Marica Antonucci, John Hopkins University
Dismantling the Christ Face: The Human and the Inhuman in Henry Tonks' Faces of War
Zoe Copeman, University of Maryland