Ingrid D. Rowland

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Ingrid Drake Rowland
Born (1953-08-19) August 19, 1953 (age 61)
Alma mater Pomona College
Bryn Mawr College
Occupation Classical scholar, professor, author

Ingrid D. Rowland (b. August 19, 1953[1]) is a professor at the University of Notre Dame School of Architecture.[2] She is a frequent contributor to The New York Review of Books.

Education[edit]

Rowland completed her Bachelor of Arts degree in classics at Pomona College and earned her Master's and Ph.D. degrees in Greek literature and classical archaeology at Bryn Mawr College.[2]

Work[edit]

Based in Rome, Rowland writes about Italian art, architecture, history and many other topics for The New York Review of Books.

She is the author of the books From Pompeii: The Afterlife of a Roman Town (Cambridge, MA: Belknap Press, 2014); Giordano Bruno: Philosopher/Heretic (Farrar, Straus, and Giroux, 2008); The Place of the Antique in Early Modern Europe; The Culture of the High Renaissance: Ancients and Moderns in Sixteenth Century Rome; The Roman Garden of Agostino Chigi, Horst Gerson Memorial Lecture (University of Groningen, 2005); The Scarith of Scornello: a Tale of Renaissance Forgery (University of Chicago Press, 2004). Her essays in The New York Review of Books were collected in From Heaven to Arcadia: The Sacred and the Profane in the Renaissance (New York Review Books, 2005).[3]

Awards and honors[edit]

  • Socio Corrispondente, Accademia dei Sepolti, Volterra, Italy, 2005
  • Founding Member, Academia Bibliotecae Alexandrinae (Egypt), 2004
  • Elected Member, American Academy of Arts and Sciences, 2002
  • Fellow, Getty Research Institute, 2000–2001
  • John Simon Guggenheim Foundation Fellowship, 2000–2001

References[edit]

  1. ^ Sourced from http://authorities.loc.gov. Retrieved on July 25, 2011.
  2. ^ a b "Faculty Profile: Ingrid Rowland". University of Notre Dame, School of Architecture. Retrieved July 25, 2011. 
  3. ^ "Ingrid D. Rowland". New York Review of Books. Retrieved July 25, 2011.