Wayne State University

Prof. Abt named co-editor of Museum History Journal...

Jeffrey Abt, professor of painting and drawing in the James Pearson Duffy Department of Art and Art History, was appointed co-editor of Museum History Journal, issued by Maney Publishing in the United Kingdom. The journal is a leading source of research on topics related to a broad range of museum types and from a variety of scholarly approaches. All content is available online. Abt is a widely published author. His most recent book, American Egyptologist: The Life of James Henry Breasted and the Creation of His Oriental Institute, was published by University of Chicago Press in 2012.