Rebecca Bailey

Rebecca-BaileyRebecca Bailey (née Stone) received her Doctor of Philosophy degree in art history from Yale University in 1987 and her Master of Arts degree in art history from Yale University in 1982. Her undergraduate studies were done in Art and Perception at University of Michigan at Ann Arbor. She is Professor of Art History and Curator of Art of the Ancient Americas at Emory University. Her areas of interests include Andean art and architecture (with an emphasis on textiles); Costa Rican sculpture; museology; perceptual theory; art and shamanism. She is also the author of several publications, including The Jaguar Within: Shamanic Trance in Ancient Central and South American Art, 2011.