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Guest Lecture – Nov 29th

By Susan E RiceNovember 15th, 2017

Please join us on Wednesday November 29th for a lecture by Dr. Jonathan Foltz, Boston University. Dr. Foltz's lecture, entitled "Authorless Form: Novelization, Modernism and the Writing of Circumstance," will be held  in CAS room 200,  followed by refreshments. Free and open to the public. We look forward to seeing you there!

Dec. 6 Guest Lecture by Ian Miller

By Susan E RiceNovember 9th, 2017

The Department of History of Art & Architecture welcomes Professor Ian Miller, Harvard University, who will offer a lecture titled: WHEN TOKYO WENT ELECTRIC: Electricity Theft and the Materiality of Modern Life. The event is co-organized by the BU Center for the Study of Asia and co-sponsored by the BU Initiative... More


By Susan E RiceOctober 25th, 2017

The 34th Annual Boston University Graduate Symposium in the History of Art and Architecture Symposium Dates: March 2-3, 2018 Excess Excess conjures the idea of the extractable, left over, too much, or "extra." Looking closely at perceptions of the extraneous reveals excess to be a historically constructed category that marks shifting... More