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

Chinese Art
Dissertations Completed by Subject, 2007

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Brash, Carol, "Representations of Gardens under the Ming" (Minnesota, R. Poor)

Chang, Han-Yun, "He Tianjian (1891–1977) and Defense of Guohua" (UC Santa Barbara, P. Sturman)

Debreczeny, Karl, "Ethnicity and Esoteric Power: Negotiating Sino-Tibetan Synthesis in Ming Painting" (Chicago, H. Wu)

Giuffrida, Noelle, "Representing the Daoist God Zhenwu, the Perfected Warrior, in Late Imperial China" (Kansas, M. Haufler)

Lai, Delin, "Chinese Modern: Sun Yat-Sen's Mausoleum as a Crucible for Defining Modern Chinese Architecture" (Chicago, H. Wu)

Lai, Kuo-Sheng, "Learning New Painting from Japan and Maintaining National Pride in Early-Twentieth-Century China, with Focus on Chen Shizeng (1876–1923)" (Maryland, College Park, J. Kuo)

Lu, Ling-En, "Sagas, Deities, and Hell: Ming Dynasty Wall Paintings in the Temple of the Three Lords" (Kansas, M. Haufler)

Park, Jong Phil, "Ensnaring the Public Eye: Painting Manuals of Late Ming China (1550–1644) and the Negotiation of Taste" (Michigan, M. Powers)

Sena, Yun-Chiahn, "Antiquity to Antiquarianism: Chinese Discourses on Antiquity from the Tenth to Thirteenth Century" (Chicago, H. Wu)

Shang, Kela, "Visualizing Social Spaces: Site and Situation in Xiang Shengmo's (1597–1658) Art" (Stanford, R. Vinograd)

Wang, Haicheng, "Writing and the State in Early China in Comparative Perspective" (Princeton, R. Bagley)

Wang, Meiqin, "Confrontation and Complicity: Rethinking Official Art in Contemporary China" (SUNY Binghamton, N. Um)

Wang, Yudong, "Figures en buste in Medieval China: Three Studies" (Chicago, H. Wu)

Yu, Hui-Chun, "The Intersection of Past and Present: The Qianlong Emperor and His Ancient Bronzes" (Princeton, S. Naquin)

Zhang, Liangren, "Ancient Society and Metallurgy: A Comparative Study of Bronze Age Societies in Central Eurasia and North China" (UCLA, L. von Falkenhausen)