Yanni, Carla

 

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Carla Yanni is a professor of architectural history in the Art History Department at Rutgers University, New Brunswick, New Jersey. She is the author of Living on Campus: An Architectural History of the American Dormitory (University of Minnesota Press, 2019). Her second book, The Architecture of Madness: Insane Asylums in the United States, was as a 2007 “Book of Critical Interest” by the journal Critical Inquiry. Johns Hopkins University Press published her first book, Nature’s Museums: Victorian Science and the Architecture of Display. She holds a doctorate in Art History from the University of Pennsylvania.

 


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On her book Living on Campus: An Architectural History of the American Dormitory
(Our Cover Feature of September 11, 2019)