Interview with Professor Jennifer Nelson

This fall the Department of Art History welcomed our newest faculty member, Professor Jennifer Nelson, into the University of Wisconsin-Madison family. Prof. Nelson’s courses and research cover the early modern period, which is roughly from …

Pruitt, Jennifer

I specialize in medieval Islamic architecture, with a particular focus on Fatimid Egypt (909-1171). My current book project investigates the architecture of the Fatimids, centering its discussion around a medieval enigma – the patronage of …

Drewal, Henry J.

Born and raised in Brooklyn and Hempstead, NY, Henry John Drewal received his BA from Hamilton College majoring in French and minoring in Fine Arts. After graduation he joined the Peace Corps, taught French and …