CFP: Recovering May Alcott Nieriker’s Life and Work

Recovering May Alcott Nieriker’s Life and Work | A One Day Conference. June 28, 2018, Université Paris Diderot https://mayalcottnieriker.com/

Keynote Speaker | Dr Daniel Shealy (UNC, Charlotte) Deadline 31st January 2018

May Alcott Nieriker was a nineteenth-century American painter who lived as a single woman in Paris between the years of 1870-1879. At a time when women were not admitted to the beaux arts and were forced to pay double in tuition at the private ateliers, May daringly travelled alone to pursue a career at the age of thirty. Leggi tutto “CFP: Recovering May Alcott Nieriker’s Life and Work”