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Erin L. Thompson

Erin L. Thompson

Erin L. Thompson, co-curator of “Ode to the Sea: Art from Guantánamo” with Charlies Shields and Paige Laino, is an assistant professor of art crime at John Jay College. Her book, "Possession: The Curious History of Private Collectors from Antiquity to the Present", was an NPR Best Book of 2016. She tweets at @artcrimeprof.

Articles by this author

 

The Banality of Evocation

How to Remember a Feminist Movement That Hasn’t Ended

Erin L. Thompson ·


Minority Lawyers Hanging From Their Own Bootstraps

How law schools fail those who seek justice.

Erin L. Thompson ·


The Art of Keeping Guantánamo Open

What the Paintings by Its Prisoners Tell Us About Our Humanity and Theirs

Erin L. Thompson ·

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