Model Cities / Model Schools

David Armentor

Jun 7, 2013Visiting Assistant Professor Amber Wiley was invited to present a paper entitled "Model Cities/Model Schools: Educational Facilities as Monuments to Planning Reform" at the symposium School is Another Place: The Making and Meaning of the School Environment in the Twentieth Century at King's College, London. The Menzies Centre for Australian Studies and the University of Melbourne sponsored the symposium. The international, interdisciplinary symposium explored the history of school design and addressed spatial reforms and innovations in twentieth century school from around the world including Latin America, North America, Western Europe and Scandinavia as well as the Eastern bloc and in colonial and postcolonial settings in Asia and Africa.
Amber Wiley
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