Roger Thayer Stone Center For Latin American Studies

Tulane University

Visiting Lecturer: Dr. Thomas B.F. Cummins

January 30th, 2013
6pm

Location
Freeman Auditorium, Woldenberg Art Center

The Tulane Art History Graduate Association presents a public lecture by Visiting Lecturer Dr. Thomas B.F. Cummins titled “Miraculous Arguments by Paintings: The Cultural Politics of Four Paintings after Cuzco’s Earthquake of 1650.”

Dr. Thomas B.F. Cummins is the Dumbarton Oaks Professor of the History of Pre-Columbian and Colonial Art and the Chairman of the Department of the History of Art and Architecture at Harvard University. His research focuses on Pre-Columbian and Colonial Latin American Art, primarily from the Andes. He has studied and published widely on manuscripts, sculpture, painting, textiles, city planning, philosophy, and religion.

The lecture will be followed by a reception and is free and open to the public.

For more information contact Kate Mason via email to kmason@tulane.edu.

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