DB Dowd

Drawing Is Another Language

D.B. Dowd is a professor of art and American culture studies at the Sam Fox School of Design & Visual Art at Washington University in St. Louis. He serves as faculty director of the D.B. Dowd Modern Graphic History Library at the university, renamed in his honor in 2016. A graduate of Kenyon College...

A Magazine By Any Other Name

Spartan Holiday: A Journal Illustrated is the personal magazine of Douglas B. Dowd, Professor of Communication Design and American Culture Studies, Washington University in St. Louis. It is an energetic publication devoted to illustration and cultural concerns. The premiere issue focuses on Shanghai. Always a supporter of magazines, I present it here for all...