Quadrant's Design, Architecture, and Culture group hosts fall 2009 lectures

Quadrant, a joint initiative of the Institute for Advanced Study and the University of Minnesota Press, has announced a series of lectures:

New York's Tenement Museum
Ruth Abram, founding director, board member of the Coalition of Sites of Conscience
Monday, October 4, 2009, 4 p.m., 125 Nolte

Anaesthesia; or, The Chair as Image
John Harwood, Oberlin College, Quadrant Visiting Scholar
Thursday, November 19, 2009, 4:00-5:30 p.m., 125 Nolte

The Redesign of Design: Computer, Architect, Corporation
John Harwood, Oberlin College, Quadrant Visiting Scholar
Friday, November 20, 2009, 12:00-1:30 p.m., 235 Nolte

Spatializing Histories and Nationhood: The Architecture of Moshe
Safdie at the Foot of Temple Mount
Alona Nitzan-Shiftan, Israel Institute of Technology, Quadrant Visiting Scholar
Monday, November 30, 2009, 5:50-7:00 p.m., 125 Nolte

Workshop with Alona Nitzan-Shiftan
Alona Nitzan-Shiftan, Israel Institute of Technology, Quadrant Visiting Scholar
Thursday, December 3, 2009, 12:00-1:30 p.m., 125 Nolte

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