Date of Award

Spring 5-5-2023

Document Type


Degree Name

Master of Fine Arts (MFA)


Art & Art History

First Advisor

Nari Ward

Second Advisor

Carrie Moyer

Third Advisor

Lisa Corinne Davis

Academic Program Adviser

Lisa Corinne Davis and Carrie Moyer


Jordany's paper congregates their archival research into an art practice that examines the decolonial impulse to excavate the self and produce autonomy. Using ceramics to reference and re-animate Taino ritual objects found in museums, resulting in alternative museology, their work seeks to honor Caribbean ancestors by subverting colonial history.



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