SAH member Brian Goldstein was awarded a grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) for his book project, The Life and Work of Architect J. Max Bond, Jr. (1935–2009)
. The grant will support his research and writing of the book, which is about the life and work of architect J. Max Bond Jr. (1935–2009), a prominent African American architect who made contributions to civil rights and modernism.
Goldstein is an associate professor in the Art History department at Swarthmore College and has been a member of SAH since 2015. He was the recipient of the 2015 SAH/Mellon Author Award for his book, The Roots of Urban Renaissance: Gentrification and the Struggle Over Harlem
(Harvard University Press, 2017). He co-chaired the session "Designing while Black" at the SAH 2023 Annual International Conference and is co-chairing the session "Nuclear Modernism and the Modern Southwest" at the SAH 2024 conference in Albuquerque.
View the full list of NEH grantees here