Jean Borgatti (Assistant Professor, History of Art + Visual Culture) recently presented a paper at the 2017 African Studies Conference held in Chicago. The paper focused on the history and sources memorial masquerades of Edo-speaking people living in Nigeria, Tall Ghosts, that returned annually to dance with their living kin and affirmed community solidarity and […]
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Paola Dematté (Professor, History of Art + Visual Culture) was published in the latest edition of the Art Bulletin. Her extended essay entitled A Confucian Education for Europeans addresses issues of transculturation and hybridity in 18th century Sino-European artistic exchange.
Szymon Bojko passed away on Friday, October 24, 2014 at the age of 97 at the nursing home outside of Warsaw, Poland where he had been living for the past two years. Bojko was born on February 25, 1917 in Warsaw and studied at the University of Warsaw after World War II. He published articles […]