Ph.D., Sociology, 1982, University of Chicago
Postdoctoral Studies: University of Chicago and Yale University
Books: Transforming Museums: Mounting Queen
Displays of Power: Memory and Amnesia in the
Arresting Images: Impolitic Art and Uncivil Actions.
Bureaucratizing the Muse: Public Funds and the Cultural Worker.
Articles: "Our Man in Havana: Robert Mapplethorpe--Myths, Legends, Realities," Art in America, May, 2006.
"Uncivil Wars in Civil (-zed) Places," in MacDonald,
"Bring in da' Noise, Bring in da' Funk," pp. 18-25 in Ishumi/10. [A Decade of Democracy]
A&HG 4173: Arts in context
Permission of professor required. A seminar and lecture-style course designed to provide a multi-disciplinary and cross-cultural context for discussions of aesthetic, ethical, and political questions that define and challenge the responsible arts administrator’s role.
A&HG 4575: Master's seminar in arts administration
Permission from program coordinator required. Full-time degree candidates only. Required for all master’s students. Guided independent work culminating in the development of a comprehensive research plan and methodology to produce the culminating master’s essay.
A&HG 4970: Supervised individual research in arts administration and arts education
Permission from program coordinator required. Independent research in arts administration.