Angels of Memory Guard the City in Freefall

Angels of Memory Guard the City in Freefall

2017 Buell Dissertation Colloquium, Keynote Address by Joseph Heathcott 

Friday, March 31, 2017, 6:00PM

East Gallery, Buell Hall


Joseph Heathcott is a writer, photographer, and curator based in New York, where he teaches at The New School. In 2016 he was the Mellon Distinguished Fellow at Princeton University School of Architecture. From 2010-2011 he held the U.S. Fulbright Distinguished Chair for the United Kingtom, and served as Visiting Senior Fellow at the London School of Economics. His work as an urbanist has appeared in a wide variety of venues, including books, journals, edited collections, exhibits, radio programs, and juried art shows. 


Heathcott will deliver the keynote address, titled "Angels of Memory Guard the City in Freefall," to open the 2017 Buell Dissertation Colloquium on March 31, 2017. 


The Colloquium will continue on Saturday, April 1st, with a full day of presentations and panel discussions. For more information, see the 2017 Buell Dissertation Colloquium page here


Image: Urban Renewal in Evansville, Indiana, 1970s. Photographs courtesy of the Evansville Planning Department.