The Temple Hoyne Buell Center for the Study of American Architecture’s biennial Dissertation Colloquium brings together a select group of doctoral students from diverse institutional and disciplinary backgrounds working on dissertation topics related to the history, theory, and criticism of American architecture, urbanism, and landscape. The Colloquium has been held for nearly a quarter century, and its purpose is to provide a forum for discussing significant new work by emerging scholars. Much of the event’s long and distinguished history, which includes early work of many of the field’s establishes scholars, is available for perusal online here.
Panel 1: 9:15 - 11:20 Irene Brisson, University of Michigan, Taubman College of Architecture and Urban Planning Erik Carver, Columbia University, Graduate School Graduate School of Architecture, Planning, and Preservation Jonathan Cortez, Brown University, Department of American Studies Jonah Rowen, Columbia University, Graduate School of Architecture, Planning, and Preservation Response: Anooradha Iyer Siddiqi, Assistant Professor of Architecture, Barnard College
Panel 2: 11:30 - 1:15 Dalal Musaed Alsayer, University of Pennsylvania, PennDesign Gary Fox, University of California, Los Angeles, Architecture and Urban Design Department Randy Nakamura, University of California, Los Angeles, Architecture and Urban Design Department Response: Zeynep Çelik Alexander, Associate Professor of Art History, Columbia University
Panel 3: 2:15 - 4:20 Yasmina El Chami, University of Cambridge, Department of Architecture Sara Jacobs, University of Washington, College of Built Environments Nikki Moore, Rice University, Department of Art History Gabriel Schwake, TU Delft, Department of Architecture Response: Ralph Ghoche, Assistant Professor of Architecture, Barnard College