Huey Gene Copeland II

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Research Interests

Global Modern and Contemporary Art: 19th-21st-century African diasporic, American, and European art and culture; blackness in the modern visual field; histories of transatlantic slavery; sculptural, spatial, and social practices; theories of affect and subject formation; intersections of race, class, gender, sexuality, and the aesthetic; black queer feminist approaches to art writing.

Education/Academic qualification

History of Art, PhD, University of California, Berkeley

… → 2006

History of Art, MA, University of California, Berkeley

… → 2000

History of Art and Comparative Literature, BA, University of Michigan

… → 1998

Research interests

  • African diaspora
  • Blackness in the western visual field
  • Contemporary and African American art
  • Slavery

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    A seat at the table: Notes of an institutional creature*

    Copeland II, H. G., May 1 2019, In : October. 168, p. 63-78 16 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

    Introduction to Drafts: Steffani Jemison on the Stroke, the Glyph, and the Mark

    Copeland II, H. G., Apr 2019, In : Artforum. 57, 8, p. 148-153 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    One-Dimensional Abstraction. Darby English, 1971: A Year in the Life of Color

    Copeland II, H. G., 2019, In : Art Journal. 78, 2, p. 116-118 3 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article review

    b.O.s. 1.3: Love Is the Message, The Message Is Death

    Copeland II, H. G., Jun 4 2018, In : ASAP/Journal.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Relatando condições: rumo a uma história da arte afrotrópica

    Copeland II, H. G., 2018, Histórias Afro-Atlânticas: Antologia . Museu de Arte de Saõ Paulo, p. 507-518 12 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter