The fact that the world becomes picture at all is what distinguishes the essence of the modern age. Martin Heidegger, "The Age of the World Picture"
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Lynn M. Martin Professorial Scholar Associate Professor of History, Theatre, and Medieval Studies University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign “Modern War, Medieval Imagery: The Visual Impact of Medievalism during World War I” Although the First World War is usually understood as …...
Director of Museum Studies Bryn Mawr College “Envisioning African Origins: Race, Evolution & Identity in the Natural History Museum”
Mellon Professor in the Humanities Emeritus Bryn Mawr College “Looking Back at Nazi Buildings: Some Reflections on Architecture and Ideology”
Assistant Professor Bi-College Department of East Asian Languages and Cultures Haverford College “Art Journals as Interlocutors of Change: White Birch and Modern Japanese Art” Founded in April of 1910, the art journal White Birch (Shirakaba) redefined modern Japanese art for … C...
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