Meghan Holder Bryant

Ph.D.

Email : [[e|mhbryant]]

Research Interests

Visual representations of race in 19th- and early 20th-century art, print and material culture

Early advertising in America

Foodways and concepts of consumption

MA Thesis (2011)

Strange Fruit: Images of African Americans in Advertising Cards and Postcards, 1860-1930

Education

MA, American Studies, College of William & Mary, 2012

BA, Art History and English, University of Virginia, 2008

Selected Professional Experience

Curatorial Fellow, Muscarelle Museum of Art, Williamsburg, Virginia (2012-2013)

Intern, Mariners’ Museum, Newport News, Virginia (2010-2011)

Research Assistant, Valentine Richmond History Center, Richmond, Virginia (2008-2010)

Curatorial Intern (American Art Department), Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond,
Virginia (2007-2009)

Curatorial Intern, Gibbes Museum of Art, Charleston, South Carolina (2008)