Art and Architecture of Colonial North America and the United States; 19th century European Art; Women Artists; World's Fairs and International Expositions.
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Areas of Concentration: American public space and public sphere, the urban commons, maker- and hackerspaces, history of modern and postmodern architecture, and continental philosophy
Faculty Advisor: Swati Chattopadhyay
Committee Members: Richard Wittman, Alenda Chang (Film and Media Studies, UCSB)
Dissertation: "Please Hack: Makerspaces, Hackerspaces and Public Life in the Detroit and San Francisco Metropolitan Areas"
M.A. Thesis: "Pseudo-Public: Public Spaces as Self-Contradictory Enclosures" (California State University, Stanislaus, completed 2016)
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