Roger Thayer Stone Center For Latin American Studies

Tulane University

Mia Bagneris

Associate Professor - Art History

Contact Info

Department Affiliation
Art history

  • A.B., Harvard-Radcliffe College, Women’s Studies and Afro-American Studdies, 1999
  • Ph.D., Harvard University, African and African American Studies, 2009
Academic Experience
  • Assistant Professor, Tulane University, 2012-
  • Visiting Assistant Professor, Tulane University, 2009-2012
  • Teaching Fellow, Harvard University, 2005-2009
Related Experience
  • Head Teaching Fellow, African and African Studies Program, Harvard University, 2006, 2007
  • Coordinator, A.B. Thesis Writing Workshop, Department of African and African American Studies Program, Harvard University, 2005-2006, 2006-2007
  • Research Assistant, Harvard University, 2005
  • Harvard University Dissertation Completion Fellowship, 2008-2009
  • W.E.B. Du Bois Institute for African and African American Research Fellowship, 2007-2008
  • Derek Bok Distinction in Teaching Award, 2006
  • Ramroop Prize, 2006
  • Alain Locke Prize for Highest Achievement in African American Studies, Harvard-Radcliffe College, 1999

Research & Teaching Specializations: Art of African Diaspora; 18th and 19th C American Art and Visual Culture; Interracial Art and Literature

  • French
  • Spanish

Selected Publications

  • 2017. Colouring the Caribbean: Race and the art of Agostino Brunias. Manchester: Manchester University Press.
  • 2017. “The Great Colonial Minstrel Show: Reconsidering Africa in the Art of Palmer Hayden,” Nka:Journal of Contemporary African Art, pp. 14-29.
  • 2014. “Loner in the Dark: The Singular Vision of Norman Lewis and the Evidence of Things Unseen.” In Lee Krasner and Norman Lewis. Norman Kleeblatt, ed. New York: Jewish Museum/Yale University Press.
  • 2013. “Reimagining Race, Class, and Identity in the New World.” In Behind Closed Doors: Power and Privilige at Home in Colonial Latin America. Richard Aste, ed. Brooklyn: Brooklyn Museum.

Number of Dissertations or Theses Supervised in the Past 5 Years: 6

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