Jennifer L. Shaw

Professor of Art History

Jennifer Shaw
Jennifer L. Shaw


Art 104- On Leave Fall 2020

Advising Area

General Advisor

Courses Taught

  • Art in the Age of Enlightenment: William Blake
  • Art in the Age of Enlightenment: Aristocracy and Revolution 
  • Art and the Emergence of Modernity
  • History Theory of Photography 
  • Avant-Gardes of the Early Twentieth Century
  • Seminar in Visual Art and Culture 

Favorite Teaching moment at SSU

I love it when the students in my Seminar in Visual Art and Culture fall in love with their research topics.

Future Endeavors

I'm co-writing on a book about photographer Dora Maar with Professor Amy Lyford, Occidental.

Selected Publications & Presentations

Exist Otherwise: The Life and Works of Claude Cahun (Reaktion Books, 2017 Reading Claude Cahun's Disavowals (Ashgate/Routledge, 2013)