Assistant Professor, Art History
Craig Peariso teaches courses in Modern and Contemporary Art History and Visual Culture in the Department of Art at Boise State University. He received his Ph.D. in Art History and Criticism and Cultural Studies from the State University of New York at Stony Brook in 2006. Before arriving at BSU, he taught at the University of Southern Indiana and at Columbia University, where he was the recipient of an Andrew W. Mellon Postdoctoral Teaching Fellowship from the Department of Art History and Archaeology.
His work has been featured in the journal Third Text, as well as in a number of edited volumes, including The Scandal of Susan Sontag (Columbia University Press, 2009), the Dictionnaire Mondail des Images (Nouveau Monde/Galimard, 2006), and a forthcoming collection entitled The Revolution Will Not be Televised?. He is currently completing a book-length manuscript on the performance of stereotypes by American protest movements in the late-1960s.