Andrew Williams

Ph.D.
School of Art and Design

Office: 323D Applied Arts
Phone: 715/232-1500
Email: williamsa@uwstout.edu

Education

Ph.D. – University of Wisconsin-Madison
Major Field: Human Ecology - Cultural and Historical Analysis of Design
Minor Field: Nineteenth and Twentieth-Century Art and Architecture
Dissertation: “The Reaffirmation of National Myth in World War II Digital Games”
Advisor: Virginia T. Boyd


M.S. – University of Wisconsin-Madison
Major Fields: Human Ecology - History of Interiors and Material Culture
Thesis: “Vedic City and the American Search for Spirituality”
Advisor: Virginia T. Boyd


B.A. – University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point
Major: History
Minor: Religious Studies

Research Interests

Memory and Nostalgia in Design
Revivalism
Digital Culture and Games History

Courses Taught

ARTH 223: Survey of Art - Ancient Through Medieval
ARTH 224: Survey of Art - Renaissance Through 20th Century
ARTH 319: History of Design
ARTH 340: History of Interactive Media