Congratulations to Reed, whose peer-reviewed article, “‘On Golden Tablets’: The Cleveland Museum of Art’s Aṣṭasāhasrikā Prajñāpāramitā Manuscript as a Self-Referential Icon,” was just published in Religions, as part of the Special Issue Seeing and Reading: Art and Literature in Pre-Modern Indian Religions, guest-edited by Phyllis Granoff and Sonya Rhie Mace. Read it here: https://www.mdpi.com/2077-1444/11/6/274/pdf
Huge congratulations to Angie Verduci for receiving the ICMA Student Travel Grant, which will support research for her dissertation on Northern Italian “Triumph of Death” imagery. Only three such awards are annually given. This is the second year in a row that our medievalists receive this grant: last year, Aimee Caya was one of the winners!
Congratulations to Reed on receiving the Graduate Student Appreciation Award for the second year in a row! Reed’s nominator described her as a consummate student — active, engaged, kind, sharply intelligent, extremely personable — with a zeal for learning and discovery.
Congratulations to Angie Verduci, 3rd-year PhD student, and Mia Hafer, 2nd-year MA student, whose papers were accepted into the 37th Annual Art History Graduate Symposium to be held in Tallahassee, Florida, on March 27 and 28, 2020!
Congratulations to Reed O’Mara and Benjamin Levy for receiving competitive scholarships to attend courses at the Rare Book School!
Congratulations to Prof. Gertsman, whose forthcoming book, Nothing is the Matter: Spaces of Absence in Late Medieval Art, just received grants from the CAA’s Millard Meiss Publication Fund and the Baker-Nord Center for the Humanities!
The global medieval adventure continues! Read the next installment on the Thinker blog today: essays by Russell David Green, Julia LaPlaca, Gilbert Jones, and Ben Levy, introduced by Prof. Elina Gertsman and Dr. Sonya Mace! Click here to read more!