Fear of Barbarians
Beyond the Clash of Civilizations
Katherine M. Bourguignon is associate curator at the Musée d’Art Américain Giverny, where she is organizing the exhibition Impressionist Giverny: A Colony of Artists, 1885-1915. She has conducted research into a variety of transatlantic ties among American and European artists and acted as curator for several exhibitions devoted to American art. She received a PhD in art history from the University of Pennsylvania in 1998 and currently lives in France.