It is with very great sadness that the department announces the death of Professor Hajime Nakatani. Hajime served as assistant professor of East Asian art history from 2004 to 2010, jointly appointed in the departments of Art History and Communication Studies and East Asian Studies. He left McGill in 2010 to join the Department of Intercultural Studies at Rikkyo University in Tokyo. Hajime died in Tokyo in June 2013 at the age of 46.
The Institute for the Study of International Development has announced the names and projects of the recipients of ISID’s International Development Faculty Research Awards, including Professor Lentz from the Department of Art History and Communication Studies.
The Department of Art History and Communications Studies is proud to announce two 2013 SSHRC Insight Development Grant winners:
Roberta (Becky) Lentz: "Rendering visible the infrastructure of media policy advocacy practice"
Jeffrey Moser: "Excavating China’s first archaeologist"
The full list and article in "Headway" can be viewed here.
On March 14, McGill hosted "Bravo", its annual celebration of excellence in research and scholarship. The McGill community honoured 22 winners of major national and international prizes and awards during the previous year.