Mellon Forum | Coastal Resilience: Past & Present Perspectives

Sep 21, 2016, 12:00 pm12:00 pm
School of Architecture, North Gallery


Event Description

The Mellon Forum for Research on the Urban Environment welcomes historian Andrew W. Kahrl (University of Virginia) and architect Guy Nordensen (Guy Nordenson and Associates/Princeton School of Architecture) for a discussion on coastal resilience.

Andrew W. Kahrl is assistant professor of history and African-American studies at the University of Virginia and the author of, "The Land Was Ours: African-American Beaches from Jim Crow to the Sunbelt South."

Guy Nordenson is a structural engineer and Professor of Architecture and Structural Engineering at Princeton University. He is Principal of Guy Nordenson and Associates, New York