> In a message dated 2/21/99 2:51:12 AM Eastern Standard Time,
> mmprice writes:
> << Would anybody like to tell me why art history is important in teaching
> art? >>
> Someone help me out here. It is early and I have only had one cup of coffee.
> It takes at least three more and a few more hours of being awake to reach
It helps them to understand all the art references on the Simpsons! ;)
At least that's what I hear from my students - comments like "I wondered why Homer
was running over that funny-looking bridge: now I know it was Monet's Japanese
bridge!... and Van Gogh's Starry night was there, too, except it was Springfield!"