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Shawhin Roudbari


Shawhin Roudbari is an assistant professor in Environmental Design at the University of Colorado Boulder. In his research, Roudbari studies ways designers organize to address social problems. He bridges sociological studies of social movements and race with architectural theory. Roudbari is a founding member of the Dissent by Design Collective, which uses design and theory building to investigate how dissent and counter-hegemonic tactics play out in urban landscapes. His work contributes to theories of contentious politics in the spatial professions and employs ethnographic methods.


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Architectures of Vigilantism

Introduction by Germane Barnes and Shawhin Roudbari

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Essay by Germane Barnes and Shawhin Roudbari

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Surviving Respectability

Germane Barnes and Shawhin Roudbari interview Krystina François

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The Reconstruction of Approachability

Shawhin Roudbari and Germane Barnes interview Demar Matthews