Martha Hollander received a B.A. from Yale University and a PhD. from the University of California at Berkeley, and has taught at Hofstra since 1995. She has also taught at UCLA, SUNY Albany, School of Visual Arts, Pratt Institute, and Parsons School of Design. She is the author of An Entrance for the Eyes; Space and Meaning in Seventeenth Century Dutch Art (University of California Press, 2002). Specializing in Baroque art, she also teaches a wide range of art history courses as well as in the Women’s Studies program. Research interests include: museum studies; digital humanities and digital pedagogy; costume and material culture; gender and sexuality; science fiction and fantasy; the history of film. She is also a published poet. Her work has appeared in books, anthologies and literary journals since the 1970s.