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

Dissertations Completed by Subject, 2016

Show in progress dissertations

Berrill, Margot K., “The Host and the Roast: Kitchen Humor in Feminist Video Art and Pop Culture” (UIC, H. Higgins)

Ickes, Charlotte, “Radical Immersion in the Work of Melvin Van Peebles, Isaac Julien, and Steve
McQueen” (Pennsylvania, G. DuBois Shaw)

Jakubowski, Dan, “Analog Constellation, Digital Assemblages: Contemporary Egyptian Video Art and the Politics of Modernity” (Florida, V. Rovine)

Lescher, Mary, “The Little Studio That Could: The Contribution of Walt Disney Feature Animation Florida to the Animation Renaissance and Theme-Park Entertainment” (Florida State, R. Neuman)

Roland, S. Zelda, “Human Resources: The Body of the Extra in Classical Hollywood, 1925–1940” (Yale, T. Barringer, J. D. Connor)

Vivanco, Eduardo, “School of Frankenstein: James Whale and the Experience of Art as Education in Progressive Era America” (Stanford, A. Nemerov)

Hansen, James, “Nostalgic Media: Histories and Memories of Domestic Technology in the Moving Image” (Ohio State, K. Paulsen)