Alumni Update: Prof. Vivien Green Fryd (Ph.D. 1984) Latest Book “Against Our Will: Sexual Trauma in American Art Since 1970”

UW-Madison Alumna Vivien Green Fryd (Ph.D. 1984), Professor of American and Contemporary Art at Vanderbilt University, published her latest book, Against Our Will: Sexual Trauma in American Art Since 1970, earlier in 2019 with Penn State University Press.

Congratulations and amazing work Prof. Fryd!

At Vanderbilt, Prof. Fryd teaches American art from the colonial period to the present and is also the author of Art and the Crisis of Marriage: Edward Hopper & Georgia O’Keeffe (Chicago: Chicago University Press, 2003) and  Art and Empire: The Politics of Ethnicity in the United States Capitol, 1815–1860 (New Haven: Yale University Press, 1992).