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Sarah Jaquette Ray, Ph.D., Professor and Chair in Environmental Studies Department at Humboldt State University, join us to talk about her book "A Field Guide to Climate Anxiety." (VIRTUAL)

AUTHORS SHOWCASE

In Conversation with Sarah Jaquette Ray

Tuesday, September 20 | 12:00 - 1:00 PM

Sarah Jaquette Ray, Ph.D., Professor and Chair in Environmental Studies Department at Humboldt State University, join us to talk about her book "A Field Guide to Climate Anxiety." (VIRTUAL)

Pragmatic and imaginative, this book is a modern manual for urban housing: getting it built and making it great. Aimed at residents and officials as well as students and design professionals, 9 Ways to Make Housing for People explains core principles and strategies that help communities achieve real quality and value in new housing.

AUTHORS SHOWCASE

9 Ways to Make Housing for People, by David Baker Architects

Tuesday, September 20 | 5:00 - 7:00 PM

Pragmatic and imaginative, this book is a modern manual for urban housing: getting it built and making it great. Aimed at residents and officials as well as students and design professionals, 9 Ways to Make Housing for People explains core principles and strategies that help communities achieve real quality and value in new housing.

Julia Morgan was a lifelong trailblazer. She was the first woman admitted to study architecture at the École des Beaux-Arts in Paris and the first licensed to practice architecture in California. Over the first half of the 20th century, she left an indelible mark on the American West.

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Julia Morgan: An Intimate Biography of the Trailblazing Architect by Victoria Kastner

Thursday, September 22 | 6:00 - 7:30 PM

Julia Morgan was a lifelong trailblazer. She was the first woman admitted to study architecture at the École des Beaux-Arts in Paris and the first licensed to practice architecture in California. Over the first half of the 20th century, she left an indelible mark on the American West.

This book examines the social, political, and cultural factors that have and continue to influence the evolution of the urban waterfront as seen through production created from art and design practices. Reaching beyond the disciplines of architecture and urban design, Occupation:Boundary distills the dual roles art and culture have played in relation to the urban waterfront, as mediums that have recorded and instigated change at the threshold between the city and the sea.

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Occupation: Boundary: Art, Architecture, and Culture at the Water

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This book examines the social, political, and cultural factors that have and continue to influence the evolution of the urban waterfront as seen through production created from art and design practices. Reaching beyond the disciplines of architecture and urban design, Occupation:Boundary distills the dual roles art and culture have played in relation to the urban waterfront, as mediums that have recorded and instigated change at the threshold between the city and the sea.