Professor of Art History, McMaster University
Alison McQueen is Professor of Art History at McMaster University. She is author and co-author of six books including the award-winning Empress Eugénie and the Arts: Politics and Visual Culture in the Nineteenth Century (2011) and The Rise of the Cult of Rembrandt: Reinventing an Old Master in Nineteenth-Century France (2003). Professor McQueen has been a Visiting Scholar at the American Academy in Rome and a Visiting Research Fellow at the Institute for Advanced Studies in the Humanities at the University of Edinburgh. She has held several research grants from the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada, as well as grants from the Vincentian Studies Institute, the Graham Foundation for Advanced Studies in the Visual Arts, and the Samuel H. Kress Foundation.
- Empress Eugénie and the Arts: Politics and Visual Culture in the Nineteenth Century (Conférences 2020)
- Expanding a cone of vision: Visual and Material Culture in France, 1848-1870 (Conférences 2020)