Interview with Professor Jennifer Nelson

This fall the Department of Art History welcomed our newest faculty member, Professor Jennifer Nelson, into the University of Wisconsin-Madison family. Prof. Nelson’s courses and research cover the early modern period, which is roughly from …

Pruitt, Jennifer

I specialize in medieval Islamic architecture, with a particular focus on Fatimid Egypt (909-1171). My current book project investigates the architecture of the Fatimids, centering its discussion around a medieval enigma – the patronage of …