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Visiting Artist and Scholar Series: LaNitra Berger, Ph.D.

Presented by UofSC School of Visual Art & Design at UofSC School of Visual Art & Design

Sep 24 2020
Visiting Artist and Scholar Series: LaNitra Berger, Ph.D.

This lecture will discuss how German-Jewish South African artist Irma Stern (1894-1966) navigated the “racial paradox” of German Expressionism.

Dr. LaNitra Berger is an art historian whose research focuses on the intersections of art and social activism in the black and Jewish diasporas. Dr. Berger is the senior director of fellowships in the Office of Undergraduate Education at George Mason University, where she is an affiliate faculty in the African and African American Studies Program. She has written and taught on subjects ranging from lynching photography to racial representations in German Expressionism.

Dr. Berger received her

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September 24, 6:00 pm, McMaster College Room 239

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