Harriet F. Senie is director of museum studies and professor of art history at City College and the CUNY Graduate Center. In fall 2000 she was visiting distinguished professor at Carnegie Mellon University. Previously she worked as Associate Director of The Art Museum, Princeton University and Director of the Amelie Wallace Gallery, SUNY Old Westbury. She is author of The `Tilted Arc’ Controversy: Dangerous Precedent?; Contemporary Public Sculpture; and co-editor of Critical Issues in Public Art. She is co-founder and co-director of the CAA-affiliate organization Public Art Dialogue and co-editor of its journal, Public Art Dialogue, published twice a year by Routledge. She is currently completing a book entitled Memorials to Shattered Myths: Vietnam to 9/11.