Herscher, Andrew



Andrew Herscher is an Assistant Professor of Architecture at the University of Michigan.  He surveyed wartime destruction in Kosovo for the International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia, worked as a cultural heritage officer for the United Nations Mission in Kosovo, and co-founded the non-governmental organization Kosovo Cultural Heritage Project.  He has also published in such journals as Assemblage, Future Anterior, Grey Room, Harvard Design Review, Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians, Oxford Art Journal, and Theory and Event.  He is currently working on two projects:  the politics of historic preservation in post-Yugoslavia and the architecture of post-conflict reconstruction.

On Rorotoko:

On his book Violence Taking Place: The Architecture of the Kosovo Conflict
(Our Cover Feature of August 01, 2010)