Dissertations in progress by subject.

Position::U.S. Dissertations, 2003
 
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African Art (sub-Saharan)

ANDERSON, SEAN S., "In-Visible Colonies: Modern Architecture and Its Representation in Colonial Eritrea from 1890 to 1941" (UCLA, S. Nelson)

BORTOLOT, ALEXANDER, "Negotiating Masculinity: Male Initiation and Associated Arts of the Makonde Peoples" (Columbia, N. Kampen)

CIOLA, ANN M., "Identity and Community Solidarity: Counter-Spectacle, Power, and Resistance in the Mass Funeral of the 'Guguleteu Seven,' March 15, 1986" (SUNY Binghamton, K. Barzman)

KART, SUSAN, "The Quest for the Body African in the Sculpture of Sokari Douglas Camp. Moustapha Dime, and Renee Stout" (Columbia, C. Kiaer, E. Hutchinson)

MARTINEZ-RUIZ, BARBARO, "Kongo Machinery: Graphic Writing and Other Narratives of the Sign" (Yale, R. Thompson)

ONYILE, ONYILE BASSEY, "Ekpu Oro: The Spirit of the Living Dead as an Expression of Oron Worldview, 1894-1940" (SUNY Binghamton, N. Nzegwu)

ROSS, EMMA, "Aesthetic Experience and Expression: Representation of Dan Women in the Cote d'lvoire" (Yale, R. Thompson)

SLOGAR, CHRISTOPHER, "Lconography and Continuity in West Africa: Calabar Terracottas and the Arts of the Cross River Region of Nigeria" (Maryland, E. Eyo)

VAN DYKE, KRISTINA, "To See and Be Seen in Mali: A New Look at the Visible in Africa" (Harvard, S. P. Blier)

Architectural History/Historic Preservation

ALLISON. LARA, "The Bauhaus in Chicago, 1937-1955" (Columbia, H. Ballon)

ANGELL, MARISA, "'Vertical Ghetto': The Architecture of Social Housing in Postwar America (1949-1974)" (Yale, S. Isenstadt)

ARIOLI, KRISTIN, "Cardinal Raffaele Riario (1477-1521) and the Dynamics of Renaissance Patronage" (USC, E. Howe)

BARTEET, C. CODY, "Colonial Contradictions in the Casa de Montejo and Merida: Space, Society, and Self-representation at the Edge of Viceregal Mexico" (SUNY Binghamton, C. Burroughs)

BASSNETT, SARAH, "Representing the Urban 'Real': Photography, Instrumental Discourse, and City Planning in Early Twentieth-Century Toronto and Montreal" (SUNY Binghamton, J. Tagg)

BATUMAN, BULENT, "Spaces of Counter-Hegemony: Turkish Architects and Planners as Political Agents in the 1970s" (SUNY Binghamton, T. McDonough)

BLACKBURN, MARCIA, "A Social Architectonics of Science Fiction Film Design" (SUNY Binghamton, T. McDonough)

BORUM, KATHY, "The Perception of Renaissance Architectural History at the Rise of Modernism: Great Britain, 1880-1940" (MIT, M. Jarzombek, D. Friedman)

CELIK, ZEYNEP, "The Kinaesthetic Impulse: Space, Performance, and the Body in German Architecture, 1880-1914" (MIT, M. Jarzombek)

DEPALMA, JOHN-MARK, "The Voluted Aedicula in Architecture before 1800" (Brown, Catherine Zerner)

DILLON, JENNIFER, "Figuration and Public Life: Bathhouse Architecture in Berlin (1880-1939)" (Duke, A. Wharton)

EGGEBEEN, JANNA, "The American Air Passenger Terminal and Modernity" (CUNY, R. Bletter)

FINSTEIN, AMY DEBRA. "Before the 'Big Dig': The Elevated Urban Expressway as a Construct of Mid-Century Modernism" (Virginia, R. G. Wilson)

GREEN, BRYAN CLARK, "Thomas Blackburn: Jeffersonian Architect" (Virginia, R. G. Wilson)

GRUBIAK, MARGARET M., "God and Campus: The Architectural Argument for Religion in American Universities, 1900-1935" (Virginia, R. G. Wilson)

HABLE, R. "The Influence of William Richard Lethaby" (Bryn Mawr, C. Hertel, B. Lane)

HAZARD, ERIN, "'Realized Day-Dreams': Excursion to Authors' Homes" (Chicago, K. Taylor)

HUMER, COLLEEN, "Adolf Loos: A Modern House for the Suburbs" (Toronto, A. Payne)

HURTT, DEBORAH, "Regionalism in France in the 1930s" (Virginia, R. G. Wilson)

JAMES, STEPHEN B., "Louis Kahn in India: Negotiating an Iconography of Memory" (Virginia, R. G. Wilson)

KAUKAS HAVENHAND, LUCINDA, "Creating a Modern Gesamtkunstwerk: Interior Design, 1930-1960" (Virginia Commonwealth, R. Hobbs)

KIENHOLZ, KATHLEEN, "The Art Colonies at Cape Ann, 1890-1920" (CUNY, K. Murphy)

KILLIAN, KYLE, "Landscapes of Saint-Pierre d'Orbais: The Anthropology of Medieval Monastic Architecture" (Columbia, S. Murray)

KOVAL, LINDSAY, "Riverside Church (1928-30) and the Architectural Patronage of John D. Rockefeller, Jr.: Neo-Gothic Architecture and the Politics of Liberal Religion" (Columbia, S. Murray)

LAMPRAKOS, MICHELE, "Conscrvation and Building Practice: The Case of San'a, Yemen" (MIT, N. Rabbat)

LIVERMAN, ASTRID M. B., "Parisian Art Nouveau: The Paradox of an Enduring Legacy" (Virginia, J. Maciuika)

MENRING, WILLIAM. "Short on Theory, Long on Joy: Visionary Architecture in the 1960s and 1970s" (CUNY, R. Bletter)

MOHR, PAULA A., "Displays of Nature and Art: The Architecture and Sculpture of Central Park, 1858-80" (Virginia, R. G. Wilson)

MULDER, KAREN L., "New Rationales for Neues Glas: Architectonic Context and German Glass Installations since 1959" (Virginia, R. G. Wilson)

MUSTO, J. M., "The Writing of Romanesque Art History and the Rcconfiguration of Geographical Identity in Nineteenth-Century Germany" (Bryn Mawr, D. Kinney, C. Hertel)

NOWICKI, SUSAN, "Montclair, New Jersey: The Development of a Suburban Town and Its Architecture" (CUNY, K. Murphy).

OLGREN-LEBLOND, KELLY, "Reading Expressionist Architecture: The German Avant-Garde and 'Paper Architecture,' 1914-1924" (USC, K. Lang)

PERDUE, MARTIN, "Rustic Architecture in America" (Virginia, R. G. Wilson)

PHILLIPS, RUTH ANNE, "Pre-Columbian Appropriation: Ancient American Influence in U.S. Architecture, 1910-1940" (CUNY, J. Sund)

ROGERS, KAREN L., "Checkerboard: Complexities of the Grid and the Making of Place in the American Southwest" (SUNY Binghamton, C. Burroughs)

SCHWARTZ, STEPHANIE, "Cuba's American Republic: Urban Planning and Architecture of the Machadato (1925-1933)" (Columbia, H. Ballon)

SHVEIMA, MICHAEL, "Projected Swedish Modern" (Virginia, J. Maciuika)

SOLAN, VICTORIA, "'Built for Health': American Architecture and the Healthy House, 1850-1930" (Yale, C. Anderson)

SWAN, CHRISTOPHER, "An Alternative Modernism: The Pacific Northwest Architecture of John Yeon" (Yale, E. Cooke, Jr.)

SZCZESNY-ADAMS, CHRIS, "The Professional Architect on the Frontier: Edward Townsend Mix" (Virginia, R. G. Wilson)

URBAN, FLORIAN, "Demolition, Preservation, and the Transfiguration of the Past: East Berlin's Historic Tenement Buildings between 1955 and 1990" (MIT, M. Jarzombek)

VAN LIEFFERINGE, STEFAAN, "Notre-Dame of Paris: Geometry and Arithmetic for Religious Building in Twelfth-Century Paris" (Columbia, S. Murray)

ZUGAY, BRIAN C. R., "The 'New Era' in Church Building: Progressive Strategies for Ecclesiastical Architecture in Early Twentieth-Century America" (Brown, D. Neumann)

Art of the Middle East/North Africa

BATUMAN, BULENT, "Spaces of Counter-Hegemony: Turkish Architects and Planners as Political Agents in the 1970s" (SUNY Binghamton, T. McDonough)

CICHOCKI, NINA, "Tourists and Turkish Bathhouses: The Life Story of a Monument in a Global Age" (Minnesota, C. Asher)

EIMEN, ALISA, "Museums and the (Re) Making of Modern Tehran" (Minnesota, C. Asher)

EL SANDOUBY, ALIA'A, "Remembering Al al-Bayt: The Shrines of the Family of the Prophet in Cairo, Damascus, and Aleppo" (UCLA, I. Bierman)

LAMPRAKOS, MICHELE, "Conservation and Building Practice: The Case of San'a, Yemen" (MIT, N. Rabbat)

ROBERSON, JENNIFER, "The Mosque: Community and Identity in Twentieth-Century Morocco and Spain" (Minnesota, C. Asher)

SMITH, SHARON, C., "Planned Grandeur: A Comparative Study of Urban Expansion in Early Modern Italy and Mamluk Egypt" (SUNY Binghamton C. Burroughs)

Art of the United States

ALLEN, BETH, "The Place of Poetry: Performance and the Public Sphere in 1960s New York" (UCLA, C. Whiting, M. Kwon)

ANDERSON, REED, "An Epic of the American Farm: James Ormsbee Chapin and the Marvin Paintings" (Kansas, C. Eldredge)

BAKER, KELLY, "A Southern Sense of Place: The Vernacular Landscape in the Photography of William Christenberry, Carrie Mae Weems, and Sally Mann" (CUNY, G. Batchen)

BEGGS, MARGO, "Harriet Hosmer (1830-1908): The 'Sister Arts," Modernity and the 'American Sculptress'" (Toronto, M. Gotlieb)

BERSHAD, DEBORAH, "The New York City Hall Portrait Collection, 1790-1830" (CUNY, S. Webster)

BOETTCHER, GRAHAM, "Domestic Violence: Familial and Political Conflict in the Work of Emanuel Leutze" (Yale, A. Nemerov)

BURDAN, AMANDA C., "Americaines in Paris: The Role of Women Artists in the Formation of America's Cultural Identity, 1865-1880" (Brown, K. S. Champa)

CASSIDY, STEPHANIE, "A Covenant among Artists: High Culture, Education, and the Search for a Creative Life at the Art Students League of New York, 1875-1910" (UC San Diego, R. Klein)

DAUGHERTY, ELLEN, "Lifting the Veil of Ignorance": Images of Racial Uplift in American Public Monuments" (Virginia, M. McInnis)

DOOLEY, MICHAEL C., "Citizen Bird: Progressive-Era Ornithological Art and the Founding of the Bird Conservation Movement" (lowa, J. L. Kinsey)

FOWLER, ELIZABETH, "The Rookwood Sage: Kataro Shirayamadani and American Japanism, 1883-1913" (Minnesota, G. Weisberg)

GILLESPIE, SARAH KATIE, "Samuel F. B. Morse and the Daguerreotype: Art and Science in American Culture, 1835-1855" (CUNY, K. Manthorne)

GLAHN, PHILIP, "Estrangement and Politicization: Bertolt Brecht and Postwar American Art" (CUNY, R. Golan)

GLICK, PAULA F., "Paul Sample: Regionalist Artist" (Columbia, J. Beck)

HAMILL, SARAH, "Viewing Sculpture through the Photography of David Smith, 1932-1965" (UC Berkeley, A. Wagner)

HARTLEY, CODY, "Cultural Cornerstones: Museums as Foundational Civic Institutions in the Western United States (1893-1945)" (UC Santa Barbara, B. Robertson)

HEGSTROM, DEBRA, "Gustav Stickley and American 'Home-Making' in The Craftsman: Gender and Design Issues, 1890-1915" (Minnesota, G. Weisberg)

HOLE, HEATHER, "America as Landscape: Marsden Hartley and New Mexico, 1918-1924" (Princeton, J. Wilmerding)

IKEGAMI, HIROKO, "1964: Robert Rauschenberg and the Beginnings of Globalization in Modern Art" (Yale, A. Nemerov)

JARMAN, BAIRD, "Edwin Austin Abbey and the Quest of the Holy Grail" (Yale, J. Prown)

JOHNSON BIDLER, TIFFANY, "Inheriting Art History: Inheritance...

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