Sonia de Laforcade

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Sonia de Laforcade

Modern

Profile

Sonia de Laforcade is a third-year Ph.D. candidate in modern and contemporary art, with a special interest in Brazil and Latin America. She is developing a dissertation on the projected image in the 1970s, focusing on the slide and film work of Brazilian artists, critics, and poets.

Sonia recently co-organized a yearlong series of workshops and a spring panel discussion, collectively titled The Matter of Writing, which explored experimental modes of scholarly writing about art. Before coming to Princeton, Sonia earned a B.A. from Sarah Lawrence College and worked as a research assistant for the forthcoming Paul Cézanne catalogue raisonné.