Franklin D. Murphy Lecture Series

The Murphy Lecture Series is sponsored by the Spencer Museum of Art, the Kress Foundation Department of Art History at the University of Kansas, and the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art. The lectureship was established in 1979 through the Kansas University Endowment Association in honor of former chancellor Dr. Franklin D. Murphy

The Liturgy of Love: Images from the "Song of Songs" in the Art of Cimabue, Michelangelo, and Rembrandt

by Marilyn Aronberg Lavin and Irving Lavin

The Body in Time: Figures of Femininity in Late Nineteenth-Century France

by Tamar Garb

Secrets of the Sacred: Empowering Buddhist Images in Clear, in Code, and in Cache

by Helmut Brinker

Hakuho Sculpture

by Donald F. McCallum

Searching for Modernity: Western Influence and True-View Landscape in Korean Painting of the Late Choson Period

by Yi Song-Mi