Michael W. Meister lecture


Nov
07
2014

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  • Speaker: Michael W. Meister
  • Host Department: History of Art
  • Date: 11/07/2014
  • Time: 4:00PM

  • Location: 180 Tappan Hall, 855 S. University, Ann Arbor

  • Description:

    Michael W. Meister, W. Norman Brown Professor of South Asia Studies in the Department of the History of Art, is a specialist in the art of India and Pakistan. He has served as chair of the Department of South Asia Studies (SASt) and director of Penn's South Asia Center; he is Consulting Curator, Asian Section, University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology; and Faculty Curator of the South Asia Art Archive within the Penn Library's South Asia Image Collection. His research focuses on temple architecture, the morphology of meaning, and other aspects of the art of the Indian sub-continent.