AAP Launchpad: 1 Evening, 3 Departments, 11 Books

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Join us on Monday, October 25, 5–7 p.m., in Milstein Hall Dome for AAP Launchpad: 1 Evening, 3 Departments, 11 Books — a special book launch event showcasing recent publications by AAP faculty. Hear Pecha Kucha sessions of brief, informal talks from each of the authors, meet the writers, and browse and buy books. Enjoy "Bubbles in the Bubbles" — refreshments and food in the Duane and Dalia Stiller Arcade between Milstein and Sibley halls.

Welcome drinks at 5 p.m. followed by faculty presentations (Pecha Kucha) starting at 5:30 p.m.

The Authors

Sara Bronin (CRP), Bronin and Byrne's Historic Preservation Law, 2d ed 

Kieran Donaghy (CRP), The Co-evolution of Commodity Flows, Economic Geography, and Emissions

John Forester (CRP), How Spaces Become Places: Place Makers Tell Their Stories

Felix Heisel (Architecture), Urban Mining and Circular Construction

Jonathan Ochshorn (Architecture), Building Bad: How Architectural Utility is Constrained by Politics and Damaged by Expression

Caroline O'Donnell, Dillon Pranger (Architecture), The Architecture of Waste: Design for a Circular Economy

Carl Ostendarp (Art), Greatest Hits: Exhibition Catalogue Kunstverein Heilbronn

Barry Perlus (Art), Celestial Mirror

Kayla Romberger (Art), Publishing as Practice

Dan Torop (Art), ASMR4, Vol. 8: Clear Comfort: Photographs from the Alice Austen Archive

Peter van Assche, Dillon Pranger (Architecture), Eight Strategies for Circular Design

Attendance is open to the public and Cornell community with advance registration and required COVID-19 measures.* 


*All Cornell students, faculty, and staff in attendance must wear a mask at all times and show their Cornell ID for admission. Cornell University requires employees to complete the Daily Check prior to arriving to campus or accessing campus facilities.
Those who are not current Cornell employees or students (such as alumni, visitors, guests, parents, community members, third-party event attendees, and others) must provide ONE of the following when arriving at the event:
  • Proof of being fully vaccinated for COVID-19 with an FDA- or WHO-authorized vaccine; OR
  • Results of a negative FDA- or DOH-authorized PCR, rapid PCR, or nucleic acid amplification test (NAAT) COVID-19 test collected within 72 hours of the event start; OR
  • An FDA-authorized antigen test was performed on a specimen collected within 6 hours of the event start.
Please adhere to Cornell University's COVID-19 guidelines. Stay informed at covid.cornell.edu.

Featured Books 

View books and volumes written and edited by AAP faculty. For more information click on the covers below.

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A black and white view of earth with a yellow banner and black text on top.
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A book cover with rust pipes in front of blue and grey blocks.
A bunch of plastic bags flying around in front of a blue background.
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A series of brown books with a blue label sitting on a desk.
A pink book cover with black text and yellow graphics.

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