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

Critical Theory/Gender Studies/Visual Studies
Dissertations Completed by Subject, 2007

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Billings, Lynda, "The Fine Arts in Healthcare: Development of an Arts-Based Curriculum for the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center School of Nursing" (Texas Tech, B. Steele)

Çelik, Zeynep, "Kinaesthetic Impulses: Aesthetic Experience, Bodily Knowledge, and Pedagogical Practises in Germany, 1871–1918" (MIT, M. Jarzombek)

Emerling, John A., "The Gesture of Collecting: Walter Benjamin and Contemporary Aesthetics" (UCLA, D. Preziosi)

Howie, Elizabeth, "The Courtly Erotics of the Photograph: Photography and the 19th-Century Theorization of Courtly Love" (UNC Chapel Hill, C. Mavor)

Meredith, Ruth, "From Material to Meaning: A Multidisciplinary Exploration of Creative Practice and Hermeneutic Theories" (University of New Mexico, H. Barnet-Sanchez)

Muzaffar, M. Ijlal, "The Periphery Within: Modern Architecture and the Making of the Third World" (MIT, M. Jarzombek)

O'Brien, James P., "Possibilities for Architectural Production under Capitalism" (MIT, M. Jarzombek)

Persinger, Cindy, "The Politics of Style: Meyer Schapiro and the Crisis of Meaning in Art History" (Pittsburgh, B. McCloskey)

Ricciardelli, Lucia, "Visual Culture and the Crisis of History: American Documentary Practice in the Postmodern Era" (UC Santa Barbara, S. Chattopadhyay)

Skurvidaite, Sandra, "States of Self: Carolee Schneemann's Works, 1962–1974" (SUNY Stony Brook, D. Kuspit)

Steck, Stuart Y., "Veiling the Subject: Ellsworth Kelly and the Discourses of Modernism" (Boston, P. Hills)

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