Gay Robins

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Professor Emerita

Art History Department
Emory University
141 Carlos Hall
Atlanta, GA 30322

404-727-6281

grobins@emory.edu

Curriculum Vitae

Books

Gay Robins (D.Phil., University of Oxford, 1981)


Research Interests

Ancient Egyptian art; composition, style and proportion; issues of gender and sexuality.


Selected Publications

  • Egyptian Painting and Relief, Shire Publications, 1986.
  • Women in Ancient Egypt, British Museum Press and Harvard University Press, 1993.
  • Proportion and Style in Ancient Egyptian Art, University of Texas Press, 1994.
  • The Art of Ancient Egypt, British Museum Press and Harvard University Press, 1997.
  • Articles on royal women of the 18th dynasty, Egyptian mathematics; artists' squared grids, proportions of the human figure in Egyptian art and in life, gender issues in Egyptian art

Selected Seminars

Images of Women in Ancient Egypt; Controlling the Cosmos: Kingship in Ancient Egypt; Ancient Egyptian Art and Hieroglyphs.