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Shiben Banerji
 
Basic Information
Affiliation
School of the Art Institute of Chicago
Title
Assistant Professor
Address
Art History

112 S Michigan Avenue, Room 605

Chicago, IL  
60603
USA


Additional Information
About My Work
I am a historian of architecture and urbanism with a particular interest in the global provenance of American landscape, urban, and building design. My historical scholarship investigates how the circulation of design ideas and criticism constituted the globe in our modernity.
Citations
Banerji, Shiben. Lineages of the Global City: Occult Modernism and the Spiritualization of Democracy (forthcoming)

__. "A Theosophical Garden City: designing household life in Bombay, circa 1924" Planning Perspectives https://doi.org/10.1080/02665433.2017.1357493
Professional Associations
Society of Architectural Historians