Emily Capper

Emily Capper

University of Chicago

Emily Capper, of the University of Chicago, has been awarded a Dedalus Foundation Dissertation Fellowship for 2013-2014. The award carries a stipend of $20,000.

 

Ms. Capper’s dissertation, Allan Kaprow's Formalism: Composing Pedagogy and Mixed Media in the Postwar American University, examines the early work of Allan Kaprow, an artist well known for inventing "the happening" in the late 1950s.