Listen to Professor Gwendolyn Wright's short Social History of American Home Design

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Gwendolyn Wright is Professor of architecture at Columbia University in the Graduate School of Architecture, Planning and Preservation. Author of six books and scores of articles, she has written extensively about American architecture and urbanism. Since 2003 Professor Wright has also served as a host of the popular PBS television series, “History Detectives.”