2017 Buell Dissertation Colloquium

2017 Buell Dissertation Colloquium

March 31 - April 1, 2017

East Gallery, Buell Hall

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 since the Buell Center's founding in 1982, 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


The following nine participants have been selected for the 2017 Buell Dissertation Colloquium:


Michael Abrahamson, University of Michigan


Molly Briggs, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign


Azra Dawood, Massachusetts Institute of Technology


Andrea Merrett, Columbia University


Bryan Norwood, Harvard University


Christian Parreno, Oslo School of Architecture and Design


Alexandra Quantrill, Columbia University


Katie Singer, Rutgers University-Newark


Joseph Watson, University of Pennsylvania