Eric Sandeen, Ph.D., is professor of American studies at the University of Wyoming, where he is also the founding director of the Wyoming Institute for Humanities Research. He is the author of "Picturing an Exhibition: The Family of Man and 1950s America" and many other articles about Steichen’s exhibit and its long tour around the world. Sandeen received his Ph.D. in American Studies from the University of Iowa in 1977 and has been a member of the University of Wyoming faculty since 1982. He was director of the American Studies Program for 32 years. He has held four Fulbright professorships, most recently at Radboud University, Nijmegen, Netherlands in 2014.