Joy M. Partridge

Joy Partridge

Visiting Assistant Professor

Office: 142 Carlos Hall
Phone: 404-727-6283

Mailing Address:

Art History Department
Emory University
581 South Kilgo Circle NE
Atlanta, GA 30322

Curriculum Vitae


  • Ph.D., The Graduate Center, City University of New York, 2018
  • M.A., Tufts University, 2009
  • B.A., University of Michigan, 2006


Joy Partridge received her Ph.D. in Art History at The Graduate Center, CUNY. Her dissertation is titled "Visualizing Knowledge in the Illuminated Manuscripts of the Breviari d'amor."

Research Interests

  • Late-medieval art and its intersections with the history of science and technology
  • Diagrams, especially those pertaining to cosmology and natural philosophy
  • Manuscript illumination and the art of the book
  • Abstraction in medieval and modern/contemporary art and visual culture