A.B. Brown University
Ph.D. University of Pennsylvania
Research and Teaching
Erin Schoneveld is an Assistant Professor in the Department of East Asian Languages and Cultures, where she teaches courses in modern and contemporary Japanese art, cinema, and visual culture. Dr. Schoneveld earned her BA in East Asian Studies from Brown University and completed her MA and PhD in the History of Art from the University of Pennsylvania. Her current research project on the Taishō-period art and literary journal Shirakaba (White Birch; 1910–1923) has received support from the Japan Foundation, the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, and the Henry Luce Foundation. She currently serves as the 2017-2018 Visual Culture Arts and Media (VCAM) Faculty Fellow and is a core faculty member of the Visual Studies Interdisciplinary Minor.