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

South Asia/South East Asia
Dissertations Completed by Subject, 2015

Houghteling, Sylvia, “Politics, Poetry, and the Figural Language of South Asian Textiles, 1600–1730” (Yale, E. Cooke, Jr.)

Kaligotla, Subhashini, “Shiva’s Waterfront Temples: Reimagining the Sacred Architecture of India’s Deccan Region” (Columbia, V. Dehejia)

Oliver, Elizabeth Lee, “Mercantile Aesthetics: Art, Science, and Diplomacy in French India (1664–1761)” (Northwestern, S. H. Clayson)

Shaffer, Holly, “‘Of Men and Gods, and Things’: The Making of Maratha Art in India and Britain, 1700–1900.” (Yale, H. Shaffer)

Shin, Heeryoon, “Building a ‘Modern’ Temple Town: Architecture and Patronage in Eighteenth- and Nineteenth-Century Banaras” (Yale, T. Sears)