John Harwood of Oberlin College, and a Quadrant visiting scholar, delivers two lectures November 19-20, 2009 as part of the Quadrant lecture series.
Thursday, November 19, 2009, 4 p.m., 125 Nolte Center
"Anaesthesia; or, The Chair as Image"
Friday, November 20 , 2009, 12:00-1:30 p.m., 235 Nolte Center
"The Redesign of Design: Computer, Architect, Corporation"
Harwood is a professor of art history at Oberlin college, where he specializes in modern and contemporary architectural history. Harwood's research centers on the relationships between science, technology, corporate organization and their architectural articulation.
Quadrant is a joint initiative of the Institute for Advanced Study and the University of Minnesota Press.