2019 Publications Awards

2019 Publications Awards

On October 11 in Greenville, South Carolina, SESAH announced the recipients of our 2019 Publications Awards.

ESSAYS (tie)

Kathryn O’Rourke, Trinity University – “Introduction: The Language of O’Neil Ford,” in Kathryn O’Rourke, ed., O’Neil Ford on Architecture (Austin: University of Texas Press, 2019)

George Dodds, University of Tennessee – “Brick Country House. Mies van der Rohe,” in David Leatherbarrow and Alexander Eisenschmidt, eds., Companions to the History of Architecture, Vol. IV, Twentieth Century Architecture (John Wiley & Sons, 2017)


Louis P. Nelson, University of Virginia – “Object Lesson: Memory and Monument in Charlottesville,” Buildings and Landscapes 25, no.2 (Fall 2018), pp. 17-35.


Karen Kingsley, Tulane University, and Lake Douglas, Louisiana State University – Buildings of New Orleans (Charlottesville: University of Virginia Press, 2018)

BOOK (tie)

Avigail Sachs, University of Tennessee – Environmental Design: Architecture, Politics, and Science in Postwar America (Charlottesville: University of Virginia Press, 2018)

Monica Penick, University of Texas – Tastemaker. Elizabeth Gordon, House Beautiful, and the Postwar American Home (New Haven: Yale University Press, 2017)