Dr. Kavky teaches courses in American and European art, covering time periods from the Italian Renaissance to contemporary America. Her research interests include the early twentieth century movements of Dada and Surrealism, and the intersections between art, psychoanalysis, and anthropology. She has published on the German Surrealist, Max Ernst and the influence of Freudian theory on his art in the context of two World Wars. She is a co-founder and editor of the on-line Journal of Surrealism and the Americas.
Associate Professor of Art History
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