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2017 IAWA Symposium

March 23-24, 2017
Art & Architecture Library, 100 Cowgill Hall

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The International Archive of Women in Architecture (IAWA) will hold its annual symposium in Blacksburg on Thursday, March 23rd and Friday, March 24th, 2017.

Speakers/Presentations:
Art & Architecture Library, 100 Cowgill Hall

Thursday · March 23 · 2:00 - 5:00 pm

Anna P. Sokolina, Ph.D., IAWA Honorary Board Advisor
“We Can Do It! The Mission of Milka Bliznakov”
2:00 pm

Alice Finnerup Møller, Architect MAA, Denmark
“Architecture in Relation to the Book Arkitekten Viggo Norn
2:45 pm

Fire in the Library Event:
Prof. Lesley Lokko, Head, Graduate School of Architecture, University of Johannesburg
“No More Than Three, Please”
3:30 pm

Friday · March 24 · 9:00 am - 12:00 noon

Sharóne L. Tomer, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Virginia Tech
“The Bind: Architecture And Gendered Aspiration”
9:15 am

Meral Ekincioglu, Ph.D., MIT Visiting Scholar 2014-2016
“Historical Construction of Turkish Women Architects in Postwar U.S.: A Missing Chapter in Feminist Architecture History”
10:00 am

UD/UA
Un Día / Una Arquitecta
“Making Women Architects Visible”
10:45 am

Kristine K. Fallon, FAIA, President KFA, Chicago
“Improving Communication on Large, Complex Projects”
11:00 am

Workshop
with Prof. Lesley Lokko, Head, Graduate School of Architecture, University of Johannesburg
“Lusus Naturae | Lusus Culturae”
Friday · March 24 · 1:00 - 5:00 pm
300 Cowgill Hall

Exhibition
IAWA @ Special Collections in Newman Library
March 20 - 27 · 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Located on the ground floor of Newman Library, Special Collections will display selected original items and papers from women of the IAWA archives.

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