William E. Wallace
William E. Wallace is the Barbara Murphy Bryant Distinguished Professor of Art History at Washington University in St. Louis and an internationally recognized authority on the great Renaissance artist, Michelangelo Buonarroti. In addition to more than 90 articles and essays, he is the author and editor of seven different books on Michelangelo, including the award-winning, Michelangelo: The Complete Sculpture, Painting and Architecture (1998), Discovering Michelangelo (Rizzoli, 2012), and a biography of the artist, Michelangelo: The Artist, the Man and his Times (Cambridge 2010/paper 2011).
Posts by William E. Wallace
The story of Delyte Morris and the Southern Illinois University he created is what Robert A. Harper calls “a story of unlikely success and a tragic end.” It does read like an American tragedy, somehow, based in a rustic start, ambition, ingenuity, and the fallibility of good intentions.