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News from the Bryn Mawr College Graduate School of Arts and Sciences

Art Historian Catherine Soussloff (AB ’73, PhD ’82) delivers series of lectures at the College de France

Catherine Soussloff (AB ’73, PhD ’82) was invited as a Visiting Lecturer at the College de France where she delivered a series of lectures on the topic “Michel Foucault on Painting.” The lectures relate to her next book project, Michel Foucault and Painting. Catherine Soussloff is Professor of Art History at the Peter Wall Institute […]

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History of Art Professor Homay King discusses her role in new Met exhibition

The new exhibition from The Costume Institute at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, China: Through the Looking Glass, explores the influence of Chinese culture and fashion on Western designers. And the sophistication and sensitivity with which the exhibition presents the complicated nexus of exchange between East and West is, according to a recent article in […]

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Xiao Wang wins Student Poster Prize from American Physical Society

Xiao Wang, Ph.D candidate in Physics, has been chosen as one of the two winners of the 2015 Student Poster Prize by the Advanced Photon Source (APS) at Argonne National Laboratory in Chicago. Xiao’s project was titled: “Magnetic exchange interaction between Fe³+ and Ho³+ ions in hexagonal HoFeO3 thin films.”

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Graduate Group in the Humanities celebrates end-of-term with Research Presentations and Reception

The Graduate Group in Archaeology, Classics and History of Art concluded the Spring 2015 with a suite of research presentations from students and a reception in honor of its anticipated degree recipients and outside-award winners. The event began with presentations from current Ph.D candidates from each of the departments, who discussed their individual dissertation projects […]

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History of Art PhD candidate Shannon Steiner awarded 2-year Kress Foundation Fellowship

Shannon Steiner received a two-year Samuel H. Kress Foundation Institutional Fellowship at the Zentralinstitut für Kunstgeschichte (Central Institute for Art History) in Munich, Germany, which will support her dissertation research on the subject of Byzantine cloisonné enamel. The Samuel H. Kress Foundation is a premier source of grant and fellowship support for the study, preservation, […]

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