2009-2010 Newberry Seminar in American Art and Visual Culture

2009-2010 Seminars

Friday, December 4, 2009
“Disentanglement: Baroque Furniture and the Self” Ethan W. Lasser, The Chipstone Foundation “Reconsidering a Familiar Face: John Singeton Copley’s Portrait of Paul Revere” Rebecca Zurier, University of Michigan Commentator: Jennifer Way, University of North Texas
Friday, February 26, 2010
“Adolphus Busch’s Lager Landscape” Paula Lupkin, Washington University St. Louis “Burlesquing the Beast: William Holbrook Beard and the Museum Movement” Jennifer Greenhill, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Commentator: Sarah Dreller, University of Illinois at Chicago
Friday, March 26, 2010
“Matters of Style: Art and Fidelity in Wood Engraving in Postbellum America” Stephen P. Rice, Ramapo College of New Jersey “Matters of Style: Art and Fidelity in Wood Engraving in Postbellum America” Stephen P. Rice, Ramapo College of New Jersey Commentator: Peter John Brownlee, Terra Foundation For American Art