Andrea Friedman is professor of History and Women, Gender, & Sexuality Studies at Washington University. She is the author of Citizenship in Cold War America: The National Security State and the Possibilities of Dissent (University of Massachusetts Press, 2014) and is currently researching the sexual politics of the Clinton presidency.
Posts by Andrea Friedman
The first woman to paint the official portrait of a U.S. president, Greta Kempton also painted Cabinet officials, governors, senators, the head of the Atomic Energy Commission, two Postmasters General, a Supreme Court justice, several university presidents, and a Cardinal of the Roman Catholic Church. But what would have happened if she had painted a self-portrait?