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Cultural studies is an academic field which combines political economy, communication, sociology, social theory, literary theory, media theory, film/video studies, cultural anthropology, philosophy, museum studies and art history/criticism to study cultural phenomena in various societies.

 
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Art History: Impressionism : Morisot's The Mother and Sister of th...

By: Beth Harris, Steven Zucker

Berthe Morisot, The Mother and Sister of the Artist, c. 1869/1870, oil on canvas 39 3/4 x 32 3/16 in. (101 x 81. 8 cm), (National Gallery of Art) Speakers: Dr. Beth Harris, Dr. Steven Zucker.

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Art History: Realism : Manet's Corner of a Café-Concert

By: Beth Harris, Steven Zucker

Edouard Manet, Corner of a Café-Concert, 1878-80, 97. 1 x 77. 5 cm (National Gallery, London) Speakers: Dr. Beth Harris and Dr. Steven Zucker

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Art History: Venice : Titian's Bacchus and Ariadne

By: Beth Harris, Steven Zucker

Titian, Bacchus and Ariadne, 1523-24, oil on canvas now atop board, 69-1/2 x 75 inches (National Gallery, London). Part of a mythological cycle painted by Titian and Giovanni Bellini and commissioned by Alfonso d'Este, Duke of Ferrara that includes The Fe

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Art History: Ashcan School : Bellows' Pennsylvania Station Excavation

By: Beth Harris, Steven Zucker

George Bellows, Pennsylvania Station Excavation, oil on canvas, c. 1907-08 (Brooklyn Museum)

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Art History: Symbolism : Khnopff's Jeanne Kéfer

By: Beth Harris, Steven Zucker

Fernand Khnopff, Jeanne Kéfer, oil on canvas, 1885 (The Getty Center, Los Angeles) Speakers: Dr. Beth Harris, Dr. Steven Zucker

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Art History: Italy : Caravaggio's Crucifixion of Saint Peter

By: Beth Harris, Steven Zucker

Caravaggio, Crucifixion of St. Peter, oil on canvas, 1601 (Santa Maria del Popolo, Rome) Speakers: Dr. Beth Harris, Dr. Steven Zucker

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Art History: Impressionism : Caillebotte's Man at his Bath

By: Beth Harris, Steven Zucker

Gustave Caillebotte, Man at his Bath, 1884, oil on canvas, 57 x 45 in. (144. 8 x 114. 3 cm), (Private Collection, on loan to the National Gallery, London) Speakers: Dr. Parme Giuntini, Director of Art History, Otis College of Art and Design Dr. Robert Sum

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Art History: Realism : Millet's The Gleaners

By: Beth Harris, Steven Zucker

Jean-François Millet (French), The Gleaners, 1857, oil on canvas, 33 x 43 in (83. 5 x 110 cm) (Musée d'Orsay, Paris) Speakers: Drs. Beth Harris and Steven Zucker.

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Art History: Italy : Carracci's Ceiling of the Farnese Palace

By: Beth Harris, Steven Zucker

Annibale Carracci, Ceiling of the Palazzo Farnese, fresco, Rome, 1597-1608

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Art History: Venice : Mantegna's Dormition of the Virgin

By: Beth Harris, Steven Zucker

Andrea Mantegna, Dormition (or Death) of the Virgin, c. 1462, tempera on panel, 54 × 42 cm, 21. 26 × 16. 54 in (Museo del Prado, Madrid)Speakers: Dr. Beth Harris and Dr. Steven Zucker

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Art History: Pisa : Nicola and Giovanni Pisano

By: Beth Harris, Steven Zucker

Nicola Pisano, Pulpit, Pisa Baptistery, 1260 Giovanni Pisano, Slaughter of the Innocents, Marble, 1301, Sant'Andrea church, Pistoia Speakers: Dr. David Drogin, Dr. Beth Harris

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Art History: Italy : Bernini's Apollo and Daphne

By: Beth Harris, Steven Zucker

Bernini, Apollo and Daphne, 1622-25 (Galleria Borghese, Rome) Voices: Dr. Beth Harris and Dr. Steven Zucker

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Art History: Northern Renaissance : Bosch's The Last Judgment

By: Beth Harris, Steven Zucker

Hieronymus Bosch, Last Judgment Triptych, 1504-08, Akademie für bildenden Künste, Vienna, overall dimensions 163 x 250 cm, central panel 163 x 128 cm, wings 163 x 60 cm. Speakers: Dr. Beth Harris and Dr. Steven Zucker

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Art History: Italy : Bernini's Sant'Andrea al Quirinale

By: Beth Harris, Steven Zucker

Gian Lorenzo Bernini, Sant'Andrea al Quirinale, 1658-70, Rome; commissioned by Cardinal Camillo Francesco Maria Pamphili for the nearby Jesuit seminary

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Art History: Impressionism : Caillebotte's The Floor Scrapers

By: Beth Harris, Steven Zucker

Gustave Caillebotte, The Floor Scrapers (Les raboteurs de parquet), 1875, oil on canvas, 102 x 146. 5 cm (Musée d'Orsay, Paris). Speakers: Dr. Parmi Giuntini, Director of Art History, Otis College of Art and Design and Dr. Robert Summers, lecturer, Otis C

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Art History: Second Empire : Garnier's Paris Opéra

By: Beth Harris, Steven Zucker

Charles Garnier, The Paris Opéra, 1860-75

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Art History: Byzantine : Ivory panel with Archangel

By: Beth Harris, Steven Zucker

Byzantine panel with archangel, Ivory leaf from diptych, c. 525-50, 16. 8 x 5. 6 x 0. 35 in. (42. 8 x 14. 3 x 0. 9 cm), probably from Constantinople (modern Istanbul, Turkey), (British Museum, London) The British Museum translates the text at the top of t

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Art History: Postmodernism : Robert Colescott's Beauty is in the E...

By: Beth Harris, Steven Zucker

Robert Colescott, Beauty is in the Eye of the Beholder, 1979 (Portland Art Museum) Speakers: Dr. Beth Harris, Steven Zucker

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Art History: Flanders : Rubens's Arrival (or Disembarkation) of Ma...

By: Beth Harris, Steven Zucker

Peter Paul Rubens, Arrival (or Disembarkation) of Marie de Medici at Marseilles,1621-25, oil on canvas, 394 x 295 cm (Musée du Louvre, Paris) Speakers: Drs. Beth Harris and Steven Zucker

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Art History: Italy : Pierre Le Gros the Younger's Stanislas Kostka...

By: Beth Harris, Steven Zucker

Pierre Le Gros the Younger, Stanislas Kostka on His Deathbed, 1703, upstairs at Bernini's Sant'Andrea al Quirinale Speakers: Frank Dabbell, Beth Harris and Steven Zucker A Smarthistory. org video

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