Graduate Students at The Edith O'Donnell Institute at UT Dallas

Spring 2020 Graduate Students

Megan Refice
MA Candidate
Modern and Contemporary Art

Research Interests

  • Women surrealists
  • Photography
  • Harlem Renaissance
  • German Expressionism
  • Environmental science


BA, English and History, University of Texas, Austin


Megan Refice originally hails from the Midwest and has a B.A. in English and history from the University of Texas at Austin. Before pursuing her degree in English, she had planned on a career in environmental science. Refice is particularly interested in printmaking and the arts of the book, from old illuminated manuscripts to children’s books. Her other art interests include woman surrealists (in particular the group that emigrated from Europe to Mexico around WWII), photography, the Harlem Renaissance, German Expressionism, and the relationship of art and politics.

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