Rachel Patt has been awarded the Mary Seeger O’Boyle Postdoctoral Research Fellowship for the academic year 2022-2023. The Fellowship, awarded by the Seeger Center for Hellenic Studies at Princeton University, seeks to advance the scholarship of outstanding Hellenists at an early stage of their career and thus to strengthen the field of post-Classical Greek Studies in the United States and abroad.
Emily Whitehead has been named the 2022-2023 Nat C. Robertson Graduate Fellow in Science and Society by the Institute for the Liberal Arts.
On April 6th, Katherine Harrington, Visiting Assistant Professor, gave a lecture entitled “Spinning Tales: Images of Women, the Athenian Textile Industry, and the ‘Invisibility’ of Female Labor.”
“Frédéric Bruly Bouabré: World Unbound”, a new MOMA exhibition curated by graduate alumnus Ugochukwu-Smooth C. Nzewi (13PhD), has been featured in The New Yorker Magazine. The exhibition surveys the career of one of Africa’s best known and most celebrated 20th-century artists. An excerpt from the exhibition catalogue can be found here.
Rune Nyord has been named a Samuel H. Kress Senior Fellow at the Center for Advanced Study of in Visual Arts at the National Gallery in Washington DC for the academic year 2022-2023. He will spend the year working on his forthcoming book critiquing the history of interpretations of the ancient Egyptian afterlife.
Abbey Hafer has been awarded the Rose Library’s Anne & Bill Newton Fellowship for the 2022-2023 academic year. She will work with the Rose Library’s instruction archivist to develop teaching and research resources on rare books in the library’s collection.
Haley Jones has been awarded a full-time fellowship at the High Museum of Art for the 2022-2023 academic year. During her tenure, Haley will work under Lauren Tate Baeza, the Fred and Rita Richman Curator of African Art.
Nathan Goldberg‘s article,”Olympic-Scale Subversion: Poster Art, Architecture, Performance, and the Afterlives of Mexico 1968” has been published in Refract: An Open Access Visual Studies Journal (volume 4, issue 1).
Courtney Rawlings has been awarded the Fox Center for Humanistic Inquiry Graduate Dissertation Completion Fellowship for the 2021-2022 academic year.