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Nicolette Trahoulia
Nicolette Trahoulia

Adjunct Instructor, Art History

Doctor of Philosophy in Art History, Harvard University
Dr. Trahoulia specializes in the art of Byzantium. She has published on Byzantine painted panels, illustrated manuscripts and metalwork from the tenth to fourteenth centuries.  Some issues she has explored include the interface between oral performance and illustrated books, the culture of the Byzantine palace, and the role of art as religious and political commentary. Her other areas of interest include the art of the Medieval West, Islam, and Africa. She is also interested in the effects of feminist thought on the discipline of art history, as well as on Modern and Contemporary art.