Category The American Conservative

The Dorm Explained

Read me at The American Conservative on Carla Yanni’s Living on Campus: An Architectural History of the American Dormitory in  “The Surprising History of American College Dorms” 

Saarinen Stays

Read me at The American Conservative on Saarinen’s TWA Renovation in “At Least One Airport Hotel is Worth Preserving—and Staying at Overnight.” 

The Fairest Park

Read me at The American Conservative on the past and future of Fair Park in “When a World’s Fair Legacy Becomes a Texas-Sized Challenge” 

Olmsted and Moses in Pittsburgh

 Read me at The American Conservative on “Why Pittsburgh is a Planner’s Dream and Nightmare” 

The Modern Middle

Read me at The American Conservative on Monica Penick’s “Tastemaker: Elizabeth Gordon, House Beautiful, and the Postwar American Home” in “The Lost World of the Middlebrow Tastemaker” 

The Room Enters You

  Read me in The American Conservative on Neuroscience and Architecture in “Are These Four Walls Causing You Pleasure or Pain” 

Whit Stillmania

Read me in The American Conservative on “The Witty, Wistful Films of Whit Stillman”