Core Drawing Guest Speaker Daniel Wojcik

Date: 
Monday, May 01, 2017 - 01:00pm
Location: 
SAGE 116

Daniel Wojcik is Professor of English and Folklore Studies and affiliate faculty in Religious Studies at the University of Oregon. His areas of research and teaching include millenarian movements,  visionary artists, subcultures, and alternative spiritualities. His books include The End of the World As We Know It: Faith, Fatalism, and Apocalypse in America (1997); Punk and Neo-Tribal Body Art (1995); and Outsider Art: Visionary Worlds and Trauma (2016). Wojcik has published widely on the topics of apocalyptic worldviews, Marian apparitions, pilgrimage, sacred place-making, and vernacular artistic expression.