Diane Ghirardo

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Diane Ghirardo is a professor of architecture at the University of Southern California.[1] She is also the author of several books and essays on architectural history and theory. Her translation of The Architecture of the City by Aldo Rossi into English was first published in 1982.

Ghirardo received her M. A. and Ph. D. degrees from Stanford University.

The ACSA (Association of Collegiate Schools of Architecture) honored Ghirardo with the ACSA Distinguished Professor Award in 1998-99.[2] She was awarded a Guggenheim Fellowship in 2002.

Books and articles by Ghirardo[edit]

  • “Past or Post Modern in Architectural Fashion”. Telos 62 (Winter 1984-85). New York: Telos Press.
  • Architecture After Modernism. New York: Thames & Hudson, 1996.
  • Mark Mack. Tübingen: Wasmuth, 1994.
  • Out of Site: A Social Criticism of Architecture. Seattle: Bay Press, 1991.
  • Building New Communities: New Deal America and Fascist Italy. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 1989.
  • Dopo il Sogno. Architettura e Città nell'America di oggi. Turin: Allemandi 2008