3.6.2012 / Jacqueline Francis Speaks at Symposium in Japan


VCS Core Faculty, Jacqueline Francis, will be speaking at “An International Symposium on the Art of Yasuo Kuniyoshi (1889-1953)” to be held March 11, 2012, at Okayama University, Japan. This symposium is a part of the larger research project titled “Pre-modernity and Modernity in Okayama’s Representational Art.” This speaking engagement is in relationship with Jacqueline Francis’s recently published book, Making Race: Modernism and “Racial Art” in America, (University of Washington Press, 2011).