PHILADELPHIA -- The Modern Language
Association has awarded University of Pennsylvania History of Art Professor Christine Poggi its
Howard R. Marraro Prize for “Inventing Futurism: The Art and Politics of
Holly Pittman has been appointed the inaugural Bok Family
Professor in the Humanities in the School of Arts and Sciences. Dr. Pittman is
also chair of the department of the history of art and curator of the Near
Eastern Section of the Penn Museum.
Professor of Psychology Robert DeRubeis has been named
the Samuel H. Preston Term Professor in the Social Sciences in the
School of Arts and Sciences. Dr. DeRubeis specializes in the study of
abnormal behavior. His research focuses on the processes that cause and
maintain mood disorders, as...