Angela Wheeler

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Angela
Wheeler

Ph.D. Candidate in Architecture, Harvard University

Graduate Student Associate
Expertise
Soviet architecture
public space
urban planning
architectural history
heritage
historic preservation
cities
modern architecture
design
national identity
Caucasus
Georgia
mosques
Current Project
“Socialist in Form, National in Content: Postmodern Architecture on the Soviet Periphery”
Foreign Language

Education

M.Sc.
, Historic Preservation
, Columbia University
Selected Publications

Architectural Guide: Tbilisi (DOM Publishers, 2018).

“Birth and Rebirth: The Mosques of Russia and the Caucasus” in Mosques: Splendors of Islam (Rizzoli, 2017).

“Socialist in Form, National in Content: Preserving Late Soviet Culture at Tbilisi Palace of Rituals.” Master’s thesis, Columbia University Department of Historic Preservation, 2016.

“Mitigating the Risks of Fracking for Industrial Actors and Northern Indigenous Peoples,” Arctic Review on Law and Politics, 2017.

“New Look for Old Tbilisi: Preservation Planning in Tbilisi Historic District,” Journal of Identity Studies in the Caucasus, 2016.

Country