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Conrad Rudolph

Conrad Rudolph, American medieval art history educator. John Simmon Guggenheim fellowship. Member College Art Association (Millard Meiss Public fellow), International Center for Medieval Art, Medieval Academy American.

Background

  • Rudolph, Conrad was born on January 26, 1951 in Rock Island, Illinois, United States. Son of Richard C. and Mary Alice (Potter) Rudolph.

  • Education

    • Doctor of Philosophy, University of California at Los Angeles, 1985.

    Career

    • Mellon postdoctoral research fellow University Pittsburgh, 1986-1987. Getty postdoctoral fellow Getty Research Center, Los Angeles, 1987-1988. Assistant professor University Notre Dame, Indiana, 1988-1991.

      Associate professor University California, Riverside, 1991-1997, professor, since 1997.

    Works

    • Violence and Daily Life
    • The twelfth-century manuscript of Gregory the Great's Moralia in Job, lavishly written and illuminated at the Cistercian monastery of Cîteaux in 1111, contains images of seemingly gratuitous violence and daily life that are famous but have a significance that has eluded most modern viewers.
    • Author: The Things of Greater Importance: Bernard of Clairvaux's Apologia and the Medieval Attitude Toward Art, 1990, Artistic Change at St.-Denis: Abbot Suger's Program and the Early Twelfth-Century Controversy Over Art, 1990, Violence and Daily Life: Reading, Art, and Polemics in the Citeaux Moralia in Job, 1997. Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Membership

    Member College Art Association (Millard Meiss Public fellow), International Center for Medieval Art, Medieval Academy American.

    Connections

    • Married Roberta Peterson, September 10, 1980. Children: Anna Katharina, John Caspar.
    • father: Richard C. Rudolph
    • mother: Mary Alice (Potter) Rudolph
    • spouse: Roberta Peterson
    • children: Anna Katharina Rudolph
    • John Caspar Rudolph
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    Born January 26, 1951
    (age 66)
    Nationality
    • 1985
      University of California, Los Angeles
    • 1986 - 1987
      Mellon postdoctoral research fellow, University Pittsburgh
    • 1987 - 1988
      Getty postdoctoral fellow, Getty Research Center
    • 1988 - 1991
      assistant, professor University Notre Dame
    • 1991 - 1997
      associate, professor University California
      Riverside, New Jersey, United States

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