Rae Rivera

Position title: PhD Student, Art History

Email: rrivera8@wisc.edu

Rae Rivera is a PhD student studying ritual gender performance in pre-Christian Scandinavia under the supervision of Professor Thomas Dale in the department of Art History. Before coming to Wisconsin, they completed their M.A. in Medieval Icelandic Studies at Háskóli Íslands, where their thesis investigated the ritual performance of femininity as depicted by the plant-bearing figure trope.