Zara Anishanslin on Portrait of a Woman in Silk

Zara Anishanslin is¬†Assistant Professor of History and Art History at the University of Delaware. Her book¬†Portrait of a Woman in Silk: Hidden Histories of the British Atlantic World was recently published by Yale University Press. At first glance, this portrait seems to send a straightforward message. It appears to be yet another example of a colonial… Read More

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