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Gauri Bharat

Paradigms of Liveability: Of Architectural History and Pedagogy, Submissions and Cylinders
Gauri Bharat trained as an architect and specialises in interdisciplinary approaches to architectural history. She is currently working on two major areas of research. The first focuses on histories of everyday life where she explores how built environments were shaped by and in turn shaped the individual and collective lives of people. The second area is construction history where she investigates architectural production as material, aesthetic, and cultural practice. Her recent publications include ‘In Forest, Field, and Factory: Adivasi Habitations Through Twentieth Century India’ (SAGE – Yoda Press 2019). Gauri developed and leads the Postgraduate Program in Architectural History and Research at CEPT University, Ahmedabad