Jennifer L. Ball
Location: 5111 Boylan Hall
Jennifer L. Ball teaches Byzantine, medieval and Islamic art. Her most recent book is Byzantine Dress: Representations of Secular Dress in Eighth- to Twelfth-century Painting (Palgrave, 2005). She was a contributor to Byzantium and Islam: Age of Transition (2012), is a frequent lecturer at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, and has published on liturgical textiles and Byzantine-Islamic visual culture. Her current project is "Habit Forming: The History and Meaning of Monastic Dress."