The School of Architecture welcomes Jeffrey Kipnis as a Cejas Eminent Scholar for spring 2009. Professor Kipnis will give four public lectures during the week of January 13-16. This graduate seminar complements the lectures, and allows students to engage Professor Kipnis in a discursive setting. The lectures begin at 5:30 pm, and will be held in the main auditorium (PCA135) at the School of Architecture Building.

Lecture 1: Introduction to Contemporary Architecture as Cultural Discourse

Tuesday, January 13

Lecture 2: Formalism and Conceptual Architecture

Wednesday, January 14

Lecture 3: Staging Character

Thursday, January 15

Lecture 4: New Authenticities

Friday, January 16

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Cejas Eminent Scholar Seminar -

Jeffrey Kipnis