Albert Pope lecture “Airquakes: Climate Change Ontology & Urbanization”

April 4, 2016, 5:00pm | Scheman Building, Iowa State Center

Albert Pope is the Gus Sessions Wortham Professor of Architecture at Rice University and director of the school’s Present/Future program. His work centers on the broad implications of post-war urban development. Current research considers the urban implications of climate change.

Airquake: the explication of air, climate, and atmospheric situations calls into question the basic presumption of beings concerning their primary media of existence, and convicts it of naïveté. More …