An incredible lineup of speakers has been assembled for the YSA Contemporary Architectural Discourse Colloquium: Gender and Space, at the Yale School of Architecture from February to April 2016.

The stellar lineup includes Parlour’s very own Karen Burns speaking about Activism in the Profession on 13 April 2016.

Other speakers include: Deborah Berke, the new dean of the Yale School of Architecture, Lori Brown of Architexx, Joel Sanders, Mary McLeod, Laura Wexler, Alice Friedman and Dolores Hayden. Topics include Representations of Gender in the Media, Women in Practice, Stud: Architectures of Masculinity, and Gender and the Suburbs.


Friday 5 February – Wednesday 27 April


Rudolph Hall, Yale Art and Architecture Building, New Haven, Connecticut

For more information see the Yale website.

If any Parlour readers are attending all or most of sessions and would like to review / report on the series for us please get in touch.