Savage, Expert On 19th-Century American Art, To Speak At The University
Of Virginia April 4
March 26, 2002--
"Slumming in the Forest of Arden: Art, Nature and Victorian
April 4, 6 p.m.
Hall, Room 160
Savage, associate professor of art history and architecture at the
University of Pittsburgh, will speak at the University of Virginia
on Thursday, April 4, at 6 p.m. in Campbell Hall, Room 160.
lecture, "Slumming in the Forest of Arden: Art, Nature and
Victorian Self-Discovery," will focus on evolving ideas about
nature in American art. The talk is part of the Art Departments
McIntire Lecture Series.
as a leading scholar of public art and the relationship between
monumental art and the cultural of American nationalism, Savage
has written about the murals in the U.S. Capitol building, and in
his 1997 book, "Standing Soldiers, Kneeling Slaves," he
explored the cultural landscape of slavery through 19th-century
Jane Ford, (434) 924-4298