Summer Reads 2020


Michele Racioppi


Docomomo US staff


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We've tailored the 2020 summer reading list to suit the (crazy, historic, revolutionary) times we are living in. What relevant lessons do architecture and the Modern Movement hold for the current day? You'll have to read on to find out.

Summer Reads 2020

Summer Reads on Health

Modern architecture and health have an intertwined history that is ever more relevant as we seek to adjust to a new way of living during the Coronavirus pandemic.

Summer Reads on Housing

A better understanding of the development of modern housing and housing types throughout the United States and beyond can be instructive in addressing the present need for more affordable and accessible housing. 

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