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

Early Medieval/Romanesque/Gothic Art
Dissertations Completed by Subject, 2002

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Andrews, Justine, “Imagery in the Aftermath of the Crusades: A Fourteenth-Century Illustrated Commentary on Job (Paris, B.N. ms. Graecus 135)” (UCLA, B. Zeitler)

Bzdak, Michael, “Wisdom and Education in the Middle Ages: Images and Traditions” (Rutgers, E. McLachlan)

Ciresi, Lisa Victoria, “Manifestations of the Holy as Instruments of Propaganda: The Cologna Dreikönigenschrein and the Aachen Karlsschrein and Marienschrein in Late Medieval Ritual” (Rutgers, E. McLachlan)

Decker, Patricia, “The Herzogenburg Moralia: A Thirteenth-Century Illuminated Manuscript of the Moralia in Job” (Columbia, J. Rosenthal)

Higgs, Jamie L., “Some Observations on Visigothic Architecture and Its Influence on the British Isles: More Spanish Symptoms” (Louisville, S. Maloney)

Hudson, Elizabeth, “The Psalter of Blanche of Castile: Picturing Queenly Power in Thirteenth-Century France” (UNC-Chapel Hill, J. Folda)

Jung, Jacqueline, “The West Choir Screen of Naumburg Cathedral and the Formation of Social and Sacred Space” (Columbia, S. Murray, D. Freedberg)

Kann, Andrea G. J., “Picturing the World: The Illustrated Manuscripts of the Book of John Mandeville” (Iowa, R. Bork)

Laos, Nora, “Provençal Baptisteries: Early Christian Origins and Medieval Afterlife” (Princeton, S. Ćurčić)

Moodey, Elizabeth, “Illuminated Crusader Histories for Philip the Good of Burgundy (1419–1467)” (Princeton, J. Marrow)

Nielsen, Christina, “‘Hoc Opus Eximium’: Artistic Patronage in the Ottonian Empire” (Chicago, L. Seidel)

Prado-Vilar, Francisco, “In the Shadow of the Gothic Idol: The Cantigas de Santa Maria and the Imagery of Love and Conversion” (Harvard, J. Shearman)

Roff, Shelley Elaine, “Building Images of Prosperity: The Catalan Merchant Halls of the Fourteenth and Fifteenth Centuries” (Brown, S. Bonde)

Rowe, Nina A., “Monumental Fictions: Personifications of Synagogue and Church on the Thirteenth-Century Cathedral Facade” (Northwestern, S. Hindman)