Fire in the Library: A Conversation with the Recipients of the 2016 Milka Bliznakov Research Prize
3:30 pm, Fri., Sept. 16, 2016
Art + Architecture Library, 100 Cowgill Hall
The International Archive of Women in Architecture Center (IAWA), The IAWA Group, and the Art + Architecture Library invites you to a conversation with 2016 Milka Bliznakov Research Prize Recipients. Dr. Tanja Poppelreuter, German historian, Lecturer in Architectural History and Theory at the University of Ulster, Belfast School of Architecture, Ireland; and Arq. Florencia Marciani, Lecturer in Structural Design at the Universidad Nacional de Córdoba, Argentina, and editor for the blog Un Dia Una Arquitecta, will visit Blacksburg to begin their research. They will present and compare their winning research proposals, lay out their plans of study, and briefly introduce the women and works from the IAWA archives that their research will be focusing on.