- UC Santa Cruz
- Visual Studies PhD
Rachel Nelson's article, "Visions at the Scene of Trauma: New Orleans' Prospect(s)," is in the current (June 2015) Third Text: Critical Perspective on Contemporary Art and Culture. Third Text is a leading international journal dedicated to the critical analysis of contemporary art in the global field, and Rachel is pleased to have contributed to such an influential journal. The article is about the art biennial in New Orleans that began post-Katrina, and you can check it out here Interestingly, the first draft of the article (although barely recognizable in its current form) was written for a Visual Studies class Rachel took in her first quarter of grad school. Turns out those madly rushed papers are good for something.