Sarah Williams Goldhagen

Welcome to Your World: How the Built Environment Shapes Our Lives

Sarah Williams Goldhagen

Talk: Welcome to Your World: How the Built Environment Shapes Our Lives

Join us to hear Sarah Williams Goldhagen, one of the nation's chief architect critics, draw on new discoveries in cognitive psychology and neuroscience to reveal how the environments we build profoundly shape our feelings, memories, and well-being and argues that we must harness this knowledge to construct a world better suited to human experience.

Sarah Williams Goldhagen

Sarah Williams Goldhagen taught at Harvard University’s Graduate School of Design for ten years and was the New Republic’s architecture critic until recently. Currently a contributing editor at Art in America and Architectural Record, she is an award-winning writer who has written about buildings, cities, and landscapes for many national and international publications.

Welcome to Your World: How the Built Environment Shapes Our Lives

One of the nation’s chief architecture critics reveals how the environments we build profoundly shape our feelings, memories, and well-being, and argues that we must harness this knowledge to construct a world better suited to human experience.

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