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Elizabeth Rauh

Visiting Assistant Professor of Islamic art history and contemporary art practices in Iran and the Arab World

Email:

erauh@uic.edu

About

Dr. Elizabeth Rauh is a Visiting Assistant Professor in UIC's Department of Art History specializing in Islamic art history and contemporary art practices in Iran and the Arab World. Along with research in decolonial modernity and transnational Middle Eastern visual cultures, she studies early modern Persianate book arts, Shi‘i Islamic traditions, and issues of image making across different eras in Islamic history. Her research has been funded by The American Academic Research Institute in Iraq, the Darat al Funun Center for Modern and Contemporary Arab Art, the Max Weber Foundation, and the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.