Andrew Williams

School of Art and Design

Office: 323D Applied Arts
Phone: 715/232-1500


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
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