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Many Presenting at the 2016 SAH Conference

Nineteen from the Department of Architecture Alumni, Faculty and Students are participating at the Annual Conference of the Scoiety of Architectural Historians. Sorted by group, each list is in event order by date and time of the panel session or roundtable, so some people are listed twice.

ALUMNI
Talinn Grigor (SMArchS 1998, PhD 2005)
will speak on Pathology of Absence: Recycling the Glory of Ancient Persia in California in the PS02 Styles, Revival Styles, California Styles session
at Apr 7th at 8:15 AM until 10:30 AM

Adnan Morshed (SMArchS 1995, PhD 2002)
will speak on Muzharul Islam’s Architectural Modernism and Bengali Nationalism in the PS06 Open Session One
at Apr 7th at 8:15 AM until 10:30 AM

Robert Cowherd (PhD 2002)
will lead the GAHTC Roundtable: Teaching a More Global History Yet?
at Apr 7th at 10:00 AM until 11:30 AM

Alona Nitzan-Shiftan (SMArchS 1993, PhD 2002)
will speak on Envelope Buildings: Architectures of Economy in Moshe Zarhy’s Industrial Projects, 1980-1991 in the PS12 The Cost of Architecture session
at Apr 7th at 10:45 AM until 1:00 PM

Juliana Maxim (PhD 2006)
will speak on Socialist Types: The Notion of Tipizare in 1950s Romania in the PS13 Reassessing the Historiography of Socialist Architecture session
at Apr 7th at 10:45 AM until 1:00 PM

Danilo Udovicki-Selb (PhD 1995)
will co-chair the PS13 Reassessing the Historiography of Socialist Architecture session
at Apr 7th at 10:45 AM until 1:00 PM

Alla Vronskaya (PhD 2014)
will co-chair the PS13 Reassessing the Historiography of Socialist Architecture session
at Apr 7th at 10:45 AM until 1:00 PM

Razan Francis (PhD 2014)
will speak on The Meanings of Mudéjar: Cases from Zaragoza, Valladolid, and Segovia in the PS15 Cross-Cultural Exchange in the Iberian Peninsula: Questioning the Concept of Mudéjar Architecture session
at Apr 7th at 3:00 PM until 5:15 PM

Nancy Demerdash (PhD 2009)
will speak on Inhabiting Dignity: Social Housing and the Politics of National-Building in Postcolonial Tunisia in the PS20 Global Exchanges of Social Housing in the Middle-East session
at Apr 7th at 3:00 PM until 5:15 PM

Mohamed Elshahed (SMArchS 2007)
will speak on Housing in Mid-20th Century Egypt: Workers Housing and the Socialist Villa in the PS20 Global Exchanges of Social Housing in the Middle-East session
at Apr 7th at 3:00 PM until 5:15 PM

Manu Sobti (SMArchS 1995)
will speak on Forging the Soviet Stans – Hammer, Sickle, & the Un-Making of Social Housing in the PS20 Global Exchanges of Social Housing in the Middle-East session
at Apr 7th at 3:00 PM until 5:15 PM

Christy Anderson (PhD 1993)
will lead the Roundtable: Beyond the Lecture: Teaching Innovations
at Apr 7th at 3:00 PM until 4:30 PM

Shundana Yusaf (SMArchS 2001)
will speak on Broadcast Travelogues and the Specter of Orality in Architecture in the PS22 Oral History as Method: A History of Diverse Architectural Voices session
at Apr 8th at 8:15 AM until 10:30 AM

Igor Demchenko (PhD 2015)
will co-chair the PS25 Historic Preservation in the Middle East: Mapping the Region session
at Apr 8th at 8:15 AM until 10:30 AM

Ana Maria Leon (PhD 2015)
will speak on Lina in Bahia, Bahia No Ibirapuera in the PS30 That Which Does Not Last: Ephemeral Architecture After Modernism session
at Apr 8th at 10:45 AM until 1:00 PM

Christy Anderson (PhD 1993)
will co-chair the PS34 Architectural Reverie session
at Apr 8th at 10:45 AM until 1:00 PM

Çan Bilsel (PhD 1996)
will speak on Taksim Gezi Park, Occupy, and the Questions of Architectural History in the PS41 Histories in Conflict session
at Apr 8th at 3:00 PM until 5:15 PM

Alona Nitzan-Shiftan (SMArchS 1993, PhD 2002) and
Pyla, Panayiota (SMArchS 1994, PhD 2002)
will co-chair the PS41 Histories in Conflict (co-chair) session
at Apr 8th at 3:00 PM until 5:15 PM

FACULTY
Ana Miljacki
will speak on (Towards) A Dialectical Biography of Karel Honzík in the PS13 Reassessing the Historiography of Socialist Architecture
at Apr 7th at 10:45 AM until 1:00 PM

STUDENT
Jessica Varner
will speak on Chromium: Making Architectural Materials Hard and Bodies Soft in the PS35 Graduate Student Lightning Talks
at Apr 8th at 10:45 AM until 1:00 PM