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Medieval/Early Modern


This research cluster covers the historical span of the medieval and early modern (Renaissance and Baroque) eras. Faculty in this cluster consider a variety of topics including the intersection of society and religion in Chinese art; music, dance, theater and art in early modern England; musical and artistic depictions of melancholy; the relationships among religion, science, and the arts; 17th-century Dutch painting; Italian Renaissance art; and the transformation of the idea of the Gothic from medieval times to our own.

Faculty

Laurinda Dixon

Laurinda Dixon 
Emeritus Professor, Art History

Wayne Franits

Wayne Franits 
Distinguished Professor of Art History | Interim Director of Undergraduate Studies in Art History

Matilde Mateo

Matilde Mateo 
Associate Research Professor, Art History

Amanda Eubanks Winkler

Amanda Eubanks Winkler 
Associate Professor, Music History and Cultures