Incredible True Adventures of the Architectress

by Gabrielle Esperdy, The Design Observer

 An associate professor of architecture at the New Jersey Institute of Technology brings us an extensive history of the topic of gender equality in architecture.  Gabrielle ponders "How did we get here (again)? I would argue that too often today, despite ongoing efforts to achieve diversity and inclusiveness, there is a tendency, especially in the aftermath of '90s-era identity politics, to efface gender difference and to avoid the F-word, effectively disallowing the conjugation of “woman” + “architect.”