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Lecture Schedule and Reading for Art 354
Note that this schedule may be adjusted due to prevailing circumstances; however, we will cover all of the material.
LECTURE/DATE SUBJECT READING No. 1 Jan. 19 Introduction to the Course; Background to the study of Women Artists Nochlin. "Why have there been no great women artists?"; begin to explore Web sites No. 2 Jan. 21 Women in Ancient History Chadwick, 7-42 WEBSITE Hildegard von Bingen Read No. 3 Jan. 26 Nuns, Saints, and Other Good Examples I Chadwick, 43-65; Hildegard von Bingen NO. 4 Jan. 28 Nuns, Saints, and Other Good Examples II Chadwick, as above; Christine De Pisan. (selections) WEBSITE On Christine de Pisan and
Please read both NO. 5 Feb. 2 First Quiz Women Artists of the Renaissance I : Woman as Subject Chadwick; Simons NO. 6 Feb. 4 Women Artists of the Renaissance II Chadwick; Zirpolo No. 7 Feb. 9 Women Artists of the Renaissance III: A Renaissance Example Vasari: On Properzia de'Rossi No. 8 Feb. 11 Women Artists of the Renaissance IV: Women as Patrons of Art Chadwick 87-113 Brown, Cheryl A. Schutt No. 9 Feb. 16 Second Quiz Women as Subject in the Renaissance Goffen WEBSITE Titian and Women Read No. 10 Feb. 18 To be Scheduled An Important Class! No. 11 Feb. 23 Artemisia Gentileschi: A New Model of the Woman Artist? TBA: also, "Artemisia" the film WEBSITE Artemisia Gentileschi in the Movies Please explore No. 12 Feb. 25 A guest, perhaps Suggestions? No. 13 March 2 MIDTERM PLEASE READ THIS WEBSITE Angelica Kauffmann at the Web Gallery of Art Please read No. 14 March 4 Angelica Kauffmann and Elizabeth Vigee LeBrun TBA WEBSITE Memoirs of Elizabeth Vigee LeBrunPlease look over No. 15 March 9 The Genre of Domestic Life Chadwick, 114-138 No. 16 March 11 The New Ideology of Femininity Chadwick, 139-174 No. 17 March 23 First Paper DUE; Victorian England Chadwick, 175-204 No. 18 March 25 Third QuizToward Utopia Chadwick, 205-227; J. Batkin. No. 19 March 30 The New Art Chadwick, 228-251; Susan Fillin-Yeh No. 20 April 1 Modernism, Abstraction, and the New Woman Chadwick, 252-278; Clare Rendell No. 21 April 6 Paula Modersohn-Becker and Frida Kahlo TBA No. 22 April 8 Modernist Representation Chadwick, 279-315; Kaethe Kollwitz Exhib. cat., 1992. No. 23 April 13 Gender, Race and Modernism after WWII Chadwick, 316-354; Anne Wagner No. 24 April 15 Feminist Art Chadwick. 355-377; T. Gouma-Peterson No. 25 April 20 FOURTH QUIZ New Directions Chadwick, 378-422 No. 26 April 22 Last Chapter Chadwick: 423-466 No. 27 April 27 Artist Presentations I Students Onstage I No. 28 April 29 Artist Presentations II: Second Paper Due Students Onstage II MONDAY, MAY 10 FROM 12 NOON TO 3 p.m. The FINAL BE THERE OR BE SQUARE