#47632 Overall Influence

Douglas Crimp

American art critic

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John Douglas Crimp was an American art historian, critic, curator, and AIDS activist. He was known for his scholarly contributions to the fields of postmodern theories and art, institutional critique, dance, film, queer theory, and feminist theory. His writings are marked by a conviction to merge the often disjunctive worlds of politics, art, and academia. From 1977 to 1990, he was the managing editor of the journal October. Before his death, Crimp was Fanny Knapp Allen Professor of Art History and professor of Visual and Cultural Studies at the University of Rochester.

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University of Rochester
University of Rochester

Private, nonsectarian, research university in Rochester, New York, United States

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Graduate Center, CUNY
Graduate Center, CUNY

Doctoral-granting institution of the City University of New York in New York City, US

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Tulane University
Tulane University

Private research university in New Orleans, Louisiana, United States

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School of Visual Arts
School of Visual Arts

Art and design college in Manhattan, New York

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#1862 World Rank #503 USA Rank
History
#15309 World Rank #6390 USA Rank
Communications