About Elizabeth Milroy

Elizabeth Milroy teaches the history of art and material culture in North America. Her courses range from general surveys of art in the United States and Canada from First Contact to 1945, to courses treating the history of sculpture and courses in the history of cultural landscapes and historic preservation to advanced seminars in cultural institutions and exhibitionary practices as well as the work of individual artists such as Thomas Eakins and Georgia OKeeffe. She also teaches a junior colloquium on material culture studies for the America Studies program. A specialist in the history of cultural institutions and cultural landscapes in the United States, in particular those in Philadelphia, she has organized exhibitions and has published numerous articles and catalogue essays.


Present Professor of American Studies, Wesleyan University
Present Professor of Art History, Wesleyan University
Present Interim Co-Chair, Art and Art History, Wesleyan University

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Contact Information

Email: emilroy@wesleyan.edu
Mailing Address: Art and Art History Department