Architecture Under Attack: Destruction and Renewal in World War I

Friday 30 May 2014, 1-4pm
Cinema, School of Arts, Birkbeck, 43 Gordon Square, London WC1H 0PD


A symposium exploring the impact of the First World War on the architecture of the past and the future.

Speakers will include:

Volker Welter, University of California Santa Barbara
Roger Bowdler, English Heritage
Tim Skelton, author (with G. Gliddon) of Lutyens and the Great War (2009)
Leslie Topp, Birkbeck

Titles of papers will be announced soon.