Architectural History and Theory in Postbellum New York: Interview with Kevin Block, Department of Rhetoric

Seminar | May 9 | 9-9:30 a.m. | Barrows Hall, Radio broadcast, ON-AIR ONLY, 90.7FM

 Kevin Block, PhD Candidate, Department of Rhetoric; Tesla Monson, PhD Candidate, Department of Integrative Biology

 KALX 90.7FM

Tune in to this episode of The Graduates to hear from Kevin Block, PhD Candidate in the Department of Rhetoric here at UC Berkeley. Kevin's dissertation research focuses on architectural history and philosophy in postbellum New York. In the interview, Kevin also discusses the impact that the advancement of science can have on architectural theory, the modern importance of semantics and rhetoric, and his role as a Global Urban Humanities Fellow.

The Graduates, highlighting graduate student research at Berkeley and promoting diversity in STEM, is broadcast every other Tuesday at 9AM on KALX 90.7FM and on the web at http://kalx.berkeley.edu. Past episodes are available to listen and download free on iTunes or online. The Graduates is hosted by Tesla Monson, PhD Candidate in the Department of Integrative Biology.

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