Jodi DeVito, '81 (BardCorps)

Interviewee

Jodi DeVito

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Significant Quote

"I loved the landscape, the education; especially coming from a very traditional boarding school, it just sounded so alluring."

Class Year

1981

Other Program

Art History Major

Interviewer

Helene Tieger, '85

Description

DeVito speaks about how her interest in Bard was sparked by a landscape painting she saw of the Hudson Valley by Asher B. Durand; Bard exposed to her new subjects that were not mainstream; she picked Art History because of the various field trips and the supportive environment; how her Bard education helps her to better understand her current job as a nurse; Bard students and graduates are open-minded; support she received from her advisor, Tom Wolf.

Keywords

Art History, Jean French, Asher B. Durand, Allen Ginsberg, John Updike, Richard Hell and the Voidoids, Moderation, Tom Wolf, Daniel Schwartz, Charles Mingus

Location

BardCorps Trailer, Main Campus.

Interview Date

5-21-2011

Interview Duration

7:08

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Jodi DeVito, '81 (BardCorps)

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