Clayson, (S.) Hollis

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CLAYSON, (S.) Hollis

CLAYSON, (S.) Hollis. American. Genres: Art/Art history. Career: Pierce College, Athens, Greece, adviser on student affairs, 1968-69; California Institute of the Arts, Valencia, instructor in complementary studies, 1974-76; Schiller College, Strasbourg, France, instructor in English and art history, 1977-78; Wichita State University, KS, assistant professor of art history, 1978-82; Northwestern University, Evanston, IL, visiting assistant professor of art history, 1982-84, assistant professor, 1985-91, associate professor, 1991-2001, Charles Deering McCormick Professor of Teaching Excellence, 1993-96, associate dean of the graduate school, 1995-98, department chair, 2000-, professor of art history, 2001-; University of Illinois at Chicago Circle, assistant professor of the history of architecture and art, 1984-85. Publications: Painted Love: Prostitution in French Art of the Impressionist Era, 1991; Understanding Paintings: Themes in Art Explored and Explained, 2000; Paris in Despair: Art and Everyday Life under Siege (1870-71), 2002. Contributor of articles and reviews to art journals. Address: Department of Art History, 244 Kresge Hall, Northwestern University, 1880 Campus Dr, Evanston, IL 60208, U.S.A. Online address: [email protected]

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