Architecture’s Public

Please post your reading response for Gianni Di Carlo’s “Architecture’s Public” and Barthes’ “Death of the Author” due October 24, 24 hours before class, here by replying.  We will have guests: will be coming to class on Friday in the second session of the class at noon. Please be prepared to ask them questions. Thanks!

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Mapping Controversies

Please post your reading response for Jeremy Till’s “Lo-Fi Architecture” and Albena Yaneva’s “Mapping Controversies as a Teaching Philosophy in Architecture,”  due October 10, 24 hours before class, here by replying.  Yeneva will be coming to class on Friday morning. Please be prepared to ask her questions. Thanks!

Brown Bag Lecture on race and architecture

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Dislocations and Relocations: The Planning, Designing and Building Prison Cities for Japanese and Japanese Americans during World War II 

Lynne Horiuchi

Monday October 7, from 12:30 to 1:30 pm, R 201.

GeneSogiokaLandscapeIMG_0520Thumb2Lynne Horiuchi is an architectural historian who is interested in the complex intersections of race, space, architecture and urbanism. She received her Ph.D. in 2005 from the University of California at Santa Barbara. She is currently finishing a book, Dislocations and Relocations: Building Prison Cities for Japanese and Japanese Americans during World War II, to be published by the University of Washington Press in 2015. She is also co-editing a collection of essays with Tanu Sankalia, Urban Revisions: San Francisco’s Treasure Island, forthcoming from University of Hawaii Press. Her publications include a number of peer-reviewed articles, and she is currently a Visiting Scholar at the University of California at Berkeley