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  • Our Graduate Design History and Curatorial Studies program, a collaboration with Parsons School of Design and Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum, offers graduate summer seminars. These courses are open to all students currently enrolled in MA or PhD programs at an accredited university.

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    Sarah Lichtman
    School of Art And Design History And Theory 
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