Skip to main content

Events

 

Love, D: A Celebration of Douglas Crimp

Friday, December 5, 2014
5:00 p.m.–6:00 p.m.
Welles-Brown Room, Rush Rhees Library

Scholars, critics, students, and faculty gathered Friday, Dec. 5, and Saturday, Dec. 6, in Rush Rhees Library's Welles-Brown Room, to celebrate the work of Douglas Crimp, the Fanny Knapp Allen Professor of Art History, on the event of his 70th birthday. Events began at 5 p.m. Friday with the Craig Owens Memorial Lecture, given by writer and activist Gregg Bordowitz. Other attending scholars and critics include Johanna Burton, Darby English, Jonathan Flately, Devin Fore, Lucy Mulroney, T'ai Smith, Ann Reynolds, and Gaetan Thomas, among which English, Mulroney, and Smith graduated from the Program in Visual and Cultural Studies and have studied with Crimp during their time in Rochester. 

Crimp conversing with participants.

Greg and Rachel chatting

Douglas celebration 2

Douglas celebration 3

Douglas celebration 4

Douglas celebration 5

Douglas 6

douglas 7