Paris Amanda Spies-Gans is a Ph.D. candidate in Princeton’s Department of History, focusing on gender, print and visual culture, education, and religious dissent in Europe ca. 1660-1830.
Her dissertation explores the implications of the Revolutionary era for female artists in Britain and France. She received her A.B. from Harvard University in History and Literature of Early Modern Europe, magna cum laude, and also holds an M.A. in Art History from the Courtauld Institute of Art. Paris was a Predoctoral Fellow at the Getty Research Institute for the 2015-16 academic year.