Thomas E.A. Dale
Professor


Contact Information:
Office: 203 Elvehjem Building
Phone: 608-263-5783
E-mail: tedale@wisc.edu


Office Hours:
Tuesdays - 1:00-3:00, and by appointment
Education:

B.A. Trinity College, University of Toronto, 1984
M.A. The John Hopkins University, Baltimore, 1986
Ph.D. The John Hopkins University, Baltimore, 1990

Curriculum Vitae (PDF)

Areas of Research and Teaching:
Early Christian, Medieval and Byzantine art; Romanesque art (religious experience and the senses); San Marco in Venice; the cult of the saints; cultural appropriation and hybridity

On Faculty since 1999.

Courses taught:
Related resources:
Selected Publications:

Relics, Prayer and Politics in Medieval Venetia: Romanesque Painting in the Crypt of Aquileia Cathedral (Princeton, 1997)

Contributor and editor with John Mitchell, Shaping Sacred Space and Institutional Identity in Romanesque Mural Painting: Essays in Honour of Otto Demus (London: The Pindar Press, 2004)

"The Monstrous," in Romanesque and Gothic, ed. Conrad Rudolph, in The Companion to Art (Oxford: Blackwell, 2006), 253-73.

"Romanesque Mural Painting, Colour and Multi-sensory religious experience," From Minor to Major: The Minor Arts and Their Current Status in Art History, ed. Column Hourihane (Princeton: Princeton University Press, forthcoming 2012), 23-42.
 
"Cultural Hybridity in Medieval Venice: Re-inventing the East at San Marco after the Fourth Crusade" in San
Marco and the Myths of Venice
(Washington D. C .: Dumbarton Oaks, 2010), 151-191.

"The Nude, Phantasia, Vision and the Affective Powers of Romanesque Sculpture" Romanesque at a Crossroads: Eleventh- and Twelfth-Century Sculpture Studies, eds. K. Ambrose and R. Maxwell (Turnhout: Brepols, 2010), 61-76.

"Monsters, Corporeal Deformities and Phantasms in the Romanesque Cloister of St-Michel de Cuxa", Art Bulletin 83, no. 3 (2001): 402-436.

"The Individual, the Resurrected Body, and Romanesque Portraiture: The Tomb of Rudolf von Schwaben in Merseburg," Speculum 77 (2002), 707-743.

"Inventing a Sacred Past: Pictorial Narratives of Saint Mark the Evangelist at Aquileia and Venice, ca. 1000-1300," Dumbarton Oaks Papers 48 (1994):53-104.