PhD in Architecture

The Political Unconscious of Architecture: Re-Opening Jameson's Narrative

Nadir Lahiji (Editor)
Farnham, Surrey, England: Ashgate, 2012

Bringing together a team of scholars including Slavoj Zizek, George Baird, Joan Ockman, Jane Rendell and Kojin Karatani, this book critically examines the important contribution made by Fredric Jameson to the radical critique of architecture, highlighting its continued importance to contemporary architecture discourse.

PhD Dissertation title: The Column in the Mirror of Medusa: The Question of Symbolic Origin in Viel de Saint-Maux's Lettres sur l'architecture
Completed: 1992
Supervisor: Marco Frascari