Politics of place: Arijit Sen lecture

Quadrant, a joint initiative of the University of Minnesota Press and the Institute for Advanced Study, presents a lecture by Arijit Sen, a visiting Quadrant fellow. Sen will present "In Small Things Discounted: Architecture and World Making" at 4 p.m. on Tuesday, September 16, 2008 in 125 Nolte Center. A reception will follow.

Professor Sen is a visiting quadrant fellow in the design, architecture, and culture group this fall, when he will be in residence at the Institute for Advanced Study and developing his project, "Mobile Bodies, Transgressing Selves: Politics of Place and South Asian Identity, 1900-2000." He received his Ph.D. in architecture from the University of California, Berkeley, and is an assistant professor of architecture at the University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee.

Quadrant is funded by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.