Quinnipiac University
Karissa Elizabeth Bushman

Assistant Professor of Art History

Education

  • MA, University of Iowa
  • PHD, University of Iowa

Areas of Expertise

  • 18th and 19th Century European Art
  • Francisco de Goya

Organization

  • Visual and Performing Arts

Office Location

  • College of Arts & Sciences 1 M2-125

Mail Drop

  • CL-AC1

Experience

University of Alabama in Huntsville

Full-Time Lecturer of Art History and History

2021 - 2019

Quinnipiac University

Assistant Professor of Art History

2021 - Present

Augustana College

Teaching Fellow

2014 - 2015

Augustana College

Adjunct Assistant Professor

2013 - 2014

Augustana College

Part-Time Instructor

2012 - 2013

Selected Publications

Bushman, Karissa

Religious Education and the Lasting Effect on Goya’s Depictions of Saints The Enlightened Mind: Education in the Long Eighteenth Century, Edited by Karissa Bushman and Amanda Wilmington, Delaware (Vernon Press Forthcoming 2021)

Goya’s Illnesses and Deafness and the Impact on his Senses

American Society for Eighteenth Century Studies (2021)

Goya’s Illnesses and Deafness and the Impact on his Senses

Bushman, Karissa

American Society for Eighteenth Century Studies, St. Louis, Missouri (2020 (canceled due to Covid 19))

Goya’s depictions of medicine, illness, disability and dwarfism

Bushman, Karissa

University of Texas, Austin (2019)

Drunkenness as Satire in Goya’s Works

Bushman, Karissa

American Society for Eighteenth Century Studies, Denver, Colorado (2019)

Goya’s Dwarfs as Figures of Satire and Entertainment

Bushman, Karissa

International Society for Eighteenth Century Studies, Edinburgh, Scottland, University of Edinburgh (2019)

Goya in Continuum

Bushman, Karissa

Wiregrass Museum of Art (2019)

Goya in the Prado

Bushman, Karissa

Ohio State University Study Abroad in Spain, in the galleries of the Museo Nacional del Prado (2019)

An Interview with Eloisa Gunlao

Bushman, Karissa

XVIII:1 Art Inquires October 2018 (2018)

Disability and Damaged Bodies in Goya's Works

Bushman, Karissa

American Society for Eighteenth Century Studies, Orlando, Florida (2018)

Saintly to Satirical: Goya's Religious Bodies

Bushman, Karissa

VariAbilities IV, London, England, University of London (2018)

Illness and Medicine in Goya's Works

Bushman, Karissa

American Society for Eighteenth Century Studies, Minneapolis, Minnesota (2017)

From Beasts to Best Friends: Goya's Depictions of Animals

Bushman, Karissa

University of Alabama in Huntsville, RELACS Colloquium Series (2016)