Photo: Robert Goddyn
United States, 1953
art historian

Ingrid Rowland

Ingrid Rowland is an art historian and classical scholar. She studied ancient Greek and classical archaeology at Bryn Mawr College, where she also obtained her PhD. Her main works are The Culture of the High Renaissance (1998), From Heaven to Arcadia (2004), Giordano Bruno. Philosopher/Heretic (2008) and The Divine Spark of Syracuse (2018). She is a regular contributor to The New York Review of Books and The New Republic. Rowland is currently a professor at the University of Notre Dame School Department of History, and resides in Rome.

In Nexus Review, Ingrid Rowland discusses Reading Huizinga in detail.

Published in

Cultura Animi

Becoming Human Is an Art

Campo, Steiner & Rowland
Journal Nexus

Nexus 67

School der beschaving
Journal Nexus

Nexus 55

Hoop en vertroosting
Journal Nexus

Nexus 50. Europees humanisme in fragmenten

Grammatica van een ongesproken taal
Journal Nexus
2010 or Earlier

Nexus 47

Klassieken, kunst en kitsch
Journal Nexus
2010 or Earlier

Nexus 42

Europees testament

Speaker at


Part I. The Classics, Art, and Kitsch

Towards a Definition of Western Culture

11 November 2006 09.30 - 18.30 Passenger Terminal, Amsterdam


Arts and Education

Living European Values

23 October 2004 09.00 - 17.00 Stiftung Wissenschaft und Politik, Berlijn