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Lecture with Rania Ghosn

October 7, 2020, 12:00 PM

We look forward to welcoming Rania Ghosn, Associate Professor of Architecture and Urbanism at MIT School of Architecture + Planning and founding partner of the practice DESIGN EARTH, to speak as part of our 2020-21 lecture series.

Rania Ghosn is an architect, geographer and partner of Design Earth. She is currently assistant professor at Massachusetts Institute of Technology School of Architecture + Planning. Her work critically frames the urban condition at the intersection of politics, aesthetics and technological systems - be they energy, trash, or farming. Rania holds a Doctor of Design from Harvard University Graduate School of Design, a Master in Geography from University College London, and a Bachelor of Architecture from American University of Beirut. Prior to joining MIT, she was an Assistant Professor at University of Michigan and a Mellon Postdoctoral Fellow at Boston University. Rania is founding editor of the journal New Geographies and editor-in-chief of NG2: Landscapes of Energy. Some of her recent writings have been published in GSD Platform, Journal of Architectural Education, MONU, Thresholds, Bracket, San Rocco, and Perspecta.

As a result of public health precautions put in place by the university, all lectures will be hosted virtually via Zoom.

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All lectures will take place at 12 PM PDT. Registration is required to join each lecture.

Questions? Email info@aud.ucla.edu.

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