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Thomas Hines

Professor Emeritus

Contact Information

Office  B233A Perloff Hall

Holds joint appointment with History and the Department of Architecture & Urban Design.


Ph.D. University of Wisconsin, 1971

Selected Publications

Burnham of Chicago: Architect and Planner, Oxford U.P. (1974). Second edition (paperback), University of Chicago Press (1979)

Richard Neutra and the Search for Modern Architecture, Oxford U.P., (1982)

The Architecture of Richard Neutra: From International Style to California Modern: An Exhibition and Catalogue, The Museum of Modern Art, New York

William Faulkner and the Tangible Past: The Architecture of Yoknapatawpha, University of California Press (1996)

Irving Gill and the Architecture of Reform: A Study in Modernist Architectural Culture (The Monacelli Press, 2000)

"Machines in the Garden: Notes Toward a History of Modernist Los Angeles Architecture" in Sex, Death and God in L.A. (Pantheon, 1992)

"Then Not Yet Cage: The Los Angeles Years, 1912-1938", in John Cage: Composed in America (University of Chicago Press, 1994)

"Wilshire Boulevard: The Linear City, 1895-1945", in The Grand American Avenue (The Architecture Foundation, 1994)


United States History: cultural, urban and architectural history.