David Kunzle taught at UCLA as Professor of Art History from 1976 until his 2009 retirement.  A prolific author and one of the founding fathers of contemporary comics scholarship, he has written articles and books on a diverse range of topics, many of them pertaining to popular, political, and public art, including From Criminal to Courtier: The Soldier in Netherlandish Art 1550-1670 (Brill, 2002) and an updated edition of Fashion and Fetishism, a Social History of the Corset, Tight-Lacing, and Other Forms of Body Sculpture in the West (Penguin Social History Classics, 2002). Contact: kunzle@humnet.ucla.edu

See David Kunzle’s In-Memoriam announcement here.