publications

Co-editor (with Carl Lounsbury, College of William & Mary), Buildings & Landscapes, The Journal of the Vernacular Architecture Forum, 2019-present


Books, articles, and chapters

A Guidebook to the South Carolina State House (University of South Carolina Press, under contract for publication in 2020).

“Report from the Field: An Introduction to Making Modern Architecture Matter,” The Public Historian (forthcoming 2020).

“The Dangers of Preserving while Popular: The Mount Vernon Ladies’ Association’s Image of Mount Vernon vs. Contemporary Architecture,” in Stewards of Memory: The Past, Present and Future of Historic Preservation at George Washington’s Mount Vernon, eds. Carol Bourchert Cadou and Douglas F. Bradburn (Charlottesville: University of Virginia Press, 2018).

With Adam T. Erby, “John Gadsby Chapman and James Kirke Paulding: Painting And Interpreting George Washington’s Virginia in the 1830s,” Antiques & Fine Art (Winter 2017).

First in the Homes of His Countrymen: George Washington’s Mount Vernon in the American Imagination (Charlottesville: University of Virginia Press, 2016).

“Picturing Female Patriotism in Three Dimensions: High Street at the 1926 Sesquicentennial,” in Meet Me at the Fair: A World’s Fair Reader, eds. Laura Hollengreen, Celia Pearce, Rebecca Rouse, and Bobby Schweizer (ETC Press/Carnegie Mellon University Press, 2014).

“Preserving and Researching Modern Architecture Outside of the Canon: A View from the Field,” Arris (The Journal of the Southeast Society of Architectural Historians) 26 (2015): 72-5.

“Picturing Mount Vernon,” Imprint (The Journal of The American Historical Print Collectors Society) 38, no. 1 (Spring 2013): 2-19.

“Re-creating Mount Vernon: The Virginia Building at the 1893 World’s Columbian Exposition,” Winterthur Portfolio 43, no. 1 (Spring 2009): 79-113.

With Jayne Riew and Karen Van Lengen, eds., The Thomas Jefferson Medal in Architecture: The First Forty Years (1966-2006)  (Charlottesville: University of Virginia School of Architecture, 2007).



book reviews

Creators and Consumers: Women and Material Culture and Visual Art in 19th-Century Texas, the Lower South, and the Southwest: The David B. Warren Symposium, vol. 5 (Bayou Bend Collection and Gardens and The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, 2016) in The Journal of Southern History, 84, no. 2 (May 2018): 450-51.

Clifton Ellis and Rebecca Ginsburg, eds., Slavery in the City: Architecture and Landscapes of Urban Slavery in North America (Charlottesville: University of Virginia Press, 2017) in Buildings and Landscapes 25, no. 2 (Fall 2018): forthcoming.

Daniel Maudlin and Bernard L. Herman, eds. Building the British Atlantic World: Spaces, Places, and Material Culture, 1600-1850 (Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2016) in Arris (The Journal of the Southeast Chapter of the Society of Architectural Historians) 27 (2016).

Janice Hume, Popular Media and the American Revolution: Shaping Collective Memory (New York: Routledge, 2014) in The Journal of American Culture 39, no. 1 (March 2016): 111.

Joseph Manca, George Washington’s Eye: Landscape, Architecture and Design at Mount Vernon (Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins University Press, 2012) in Common-place (The Interactive Journal of Early American Life, sponsored by the American Antiquarian Society), no. 19 (November 2013).

Estill Curtis Pennington, Romantic Spirits: Nineteenth Century Paintings of the South, The Johnson Collection (Cane Ridge Publishing House, 2012) in Jasper Magazine – The Word on Columbia Arts (November 2013).