Publications

2011
Blier, Suzanne Preston. “The Amazons: A Western Myth?" ”. Exhibitions: L'Invention du Sauvage. Paris: Musée Quai-Branly, 2011. Print.
Blier, Suzanne Preston. “Imaging Otherness in Ivory: African Portrayals of the Portuguese ca. 1492”. The Centennial Anthology of the Art Bulletin. New York: College Art Association, 2011. Web. Publisher's Version
Blier, Suzanne Preston. “Kings, Crowns and Rights of Succession: Obalufon Arts in Ife and Other Yoruba Centers”. The Centennial Anthology of the Art Bulletin. New York: College Art Association, 2011. Web. Publisher's Version
Blier, Suzanne Preston. “Art brutal: La puissance esthétique du bocio dans l’art vaudou des côtes du Bénin et du Togo”. Vaudou: Collection Anne & Jacques Kerchache. . Paris: Fondation Cartier. 2011. Print.
Blier, Suzanne Preston. “Des pots et des chevaux: Arts anciens du convoyage au Nigeria/ Of Horses and Pots: Early Nigerian Arts of Conveyance”. Art et Cultures. Geneva: Musée Barbier-Mueller (2011): n. pag. Print.
2010
Blier, Suzanne Preston. “"Animalia: the Natural World, Art, and Theory"”. On the Human. National Humanities Center 2010. Web. Publisher's Version
Blier, Suzanne Preston. “La laideur nécessaire”. 100,000 Years of Beauty. . Paris: Gallimard, 2010. Print.
Blier, Suzanne Preston. "African Amazons: A German Poster". Washington, D.C.: : National Gallery of Art, 2010. Print.
Blier, Suzanne Preston. “Imaginarium: African masks and Western Mindscapes”. L’Africa delle meraviglie. Arti africane nelle collezioni italiane. Genoa: Palazzo ducale. 2010. Print.
2009
Blier, Suzanne Preston. “Capricious Arts: Idols in Renaissance era Africa and Europe (The Case of Sapi and Kongo)”. In Idols in the Age of Art. Ed. Michael Cole & Rebecca Zorach. London: Ashgate, 2009. Print.
2008
Blier, Suzanne Preston. “Europia: Nineteenth Century Dahomey Portrayals of the West”. Europe Observed. Ed. Kumkum Chatterjee & Clement Hawe. Lewisburg, Pa: Bucknell University Press, 2008. Print.
Blier, Suzanne Preston. “Meeting the Amazons”. in Human Zoos: Science and Spectacle in the Age of Colonial Empires. . Ed. Pascal Blanchard. Liverpool: Liverpool University Press. 2008. Print.
2007
Blier., Suzanne Preston. “Africamap”. 2007. Web. Publisher's VersionAbstract
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2006
Blier, Suzanne Preston. “Vernacular Architecture”. Handbook of Material Culture. Ed. Webb Keane. London: Sage Publications, 2006. Print.
2005
Blier, Suzanne Preston. “Review Essay, on three recent catalogues on African art (Pamela McClusky, Martha Anderson and Philip M. Peek, Frederick Lanp)”. Art Bulletin. (2005): n. pag. Print.
Blier, Suzanne Preston. “Fon Asen Memorial”. Masterpieces of African Art in the New Orleans of Fine Arts. New York: Museum for African Art, 2005. Print.
Blier, Suzanne Preston. “Fon Monkey Figure”. Masterpieces of African Art in the New Orleans of Fine Arts. New York. : Museum for African Art, 2005. Print.
Blier, Suzanne Preston. “Mapping the Ituri: Mbuti Barkcloth Paintings and the Canvases of Anne Eisner”. Imaging the Congo: The Paintings of Anne Eisner. Ed. Christie McDonald. London: Five Continents Press, 2005. Print.
Blier, Suzanne Preston. “Razing the Roof: The Architecture of Destruction in Dahomey”. Structure and Meaning in Human Settlements. Ed. Tony Atkin. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania, 2005. Print.
2004
Blier, Suzanne Preston. “Ways of Experiencing African Art: The Role of Patina”. Art of the Senses: Masterpieces from the William and Bertha Teel Collection. Ed. Suzanne Preston Blier. Boston: Boston Museum of Fine Arts. 2004. Print.

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