Conference Organization

Active Calls for Papers

Conference Sessions Organized

Session co-organizer and co-chair, “Quo vadis? Medieval Italian Sculpture Studies in the New Millennium. In Honor of Dorothy F. Glass, I–II,” with Dr. Francesco Gangemi, Wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiter, Kunsthistorisches Institut in Florenz. Sponsor: The Italian Art Society, 55th International Congress on Medieval Studies, University of Western Michigan, May 7-10, 2020. Information.

Conferences Organized

Local Organizing Committee, 51st Annual Meeting of the Medieval Association of the Pacific, Loyola Marymount University, Los Angeles, 16–18 March 2017

Conference co-organizer and panel moderator: Reconstructing the Middle Ages (graduate student conference), with Peter Scott Brown and Margaret Hadley, History of Art, Yale University, Department of History of Art, Yale University, March 2000

Conference Sessions Organized

Session co-organizer and co-chair, “Quo vadis? Medieval Italian Sculpture Studies in the New Millennium. In Honor of Dorothy Glass, I–II,” with Dr. Francesco Gangemi, Wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiter, Kunsthistorisches Institut in Florenz. Sponsor: The Italian Art Society, 55th International Congress on Medieval Studies, University of Western Michigan, May 7-10, 2020

Session organizer, “A Disneyland of Death: History and Spectacle at Forest Lawn Memorial-Park, Glendale,” The Middle Ages in The Modern World (The MAMO IV), John Cabot University, Rome, Italy, 24 November 2018

Session co-organizer and co-chair, “New Perspectives on Medieval Rome I–II,” with Dr. Marius Hauknes, History of Art, Johns Hopkins University. Sponsor: Italian Art Society, 51st International Congress on Medieval Studies, University of Western Michigan,
13 May 2016

Session co-organizer and co-chair, “Rethinking Medieval Rome: Engaging Architecture and Urbanism,” with Dr. Marius Hauknes, Harper-Schmidt Fellow, University of Chicago. Sponsor: Italian Art Society, Society of Architectural Historians Annual Meeting, Glasgow, Scotland, 7–11 June 2017. One of 33 sessions selected from a total of 238 submissions.

Roundtable co-organizer and co-chair: “Teaching Medieval in a General Education Context,” with Dr. Amy Caldwell, History, CSUCI. 50th International Congress on Medieval Studies, University of Western Michigan, 16 May 2015

Session co-organizer and co-chair: “Futuro Anteriore: Cultural Self-Appropriation as Catalyst in the Art of Italy,” with Dr. Irina D. Costache, Art, CSUCI. Sponsor: Italian Art Society, 102nd AnnualConference of the College Art Association, Chicago, 14 February 2014

Session co-organizer: “Old Testament Saints in the Medieval Latin West,” with Edward Schoolman, History, University of California Los Angeles. 45th International Congress on Medieval Studies, University of Western Michigan, 14 May 2010

Session organizer and chair: “Cleanliness, Chant, and Chronicles: Recent Research at the Biblioteca Ambrosiana.” Sponsor: Ambrosiana Foundation, 44th International Congress on Medieval Studies, University of Western Michigan, 9 May 2009

Session co-organizer and co-chair: “Physical Object, Somatic Response: Art and Bodies during the Middle Ages,” with Dr. Peter Scott Brown, Art & Design, University of North Florida. 43rd International Congress on Medieval Studies, University of Western Michigan, 11 May 2008

Session co-organizer and co-chair: “What’s the Use of Medieval Art?” with Dr. Peter Scott Brown, Art & Design, University of North Florida. Sponsor: International Center for Medieval Art, 94th Annual Conference of the College Art Association, Boston, 23 February 2006

A list of conference sessions chaired is included in my Curriculum Vitae.

Affiliations of collaborators are as of time of collaboration and may not reflect current institutions or titles.

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