Devon Deimler (Interdisciplinary Sculptural Studies ’07) is awarded PhD

Devon Deimler (Interdisciplinary Sculptural Studies ’07) is awarded PhD
Congratulations to Devon Deimler (MICA Interdisciplinary Sculptural Studies ’07), whose PhD dissertation was recently accepted by the Department of Mythological Studies at Pacifica Graduate Institute, in Carpenteria, California. Devon’s dissertation is entitled, “Ultraviolet Concrete: Dionysos and the Ecstatic Play of Aesthetic Experience.” Her committee comprised Dr. Dennis Slattery, Pacifica Graduate Institute, Dr. Erik Davis, Rice...

Dereck Mangus wins Frieze Magazine Writer’s Prize 2018

Dereck Mangus wins Frieze Magazine Writer’s Prize 2018
Congratulations to Dereck Stafford Mangus, graduate of the M.A. Program in Critical Studies, winner of  the 2018 frieze writing prize for his review of Jack Whitten’s exhibition ‘Odyssey: Jack Whitten Sculpture, 1963–2017’, at the Baltimore Museum of Art. This year’s prize was judged by frieze’s senior editor, Andrew Durbin, writer Billy Kahora and artist Amy...

Professor Alan Orr: 2016 Douglas Murray Prize Winner

Professor Alan Orr: 2016 Douglas Murray Prize Winner
Congratulations to D. Alan Orr, PhD, member of the Humanistic Studies department, who was recently awarded the 2016 Douglas Murray prize for the most outstanding article in Volume 18 of Reformation & Renaissance Review. His article, ‘“God’s hangman’: James VI, the Divine Right of Kings, and the Devil.” Reformation & Renaissance Review, 18.2 (2016), 137-154, is available through...