Seán Cotter: Gendering Creation


Location: Special Collections, Hesburgh Library

Do you like men? Do you like women? Do you like Seán Cotter?

If you answered yes to one or more of these questions, come see Seán's Exhibit Case Opening!

When? 4:00 pm, Monday, April 29
Where? Special Collections, Hesburgh Library

"Gendering Creation: An Art Exhibit with Facsimiles at Notre Dame"

Seán Cotter, a sophomore Art History major, will be presenting an exhibit case that culminates a year-long Directed Readings with Professor Danielle Joyner on the topics of Gender Studies and Medieval Art. The exhibit explores how a social concept such as Gender impacts artistic representations of biblical imagery, specifically Creation sequences in illuminated manuscripts from the sixth through the thirteenth centuries.