CONTRIBUTOR:

Julie Nicoletta

AFFILIATION:

TITLE:

Professor

DEPARTMENT:

School of Interdisciplinary Arts and Sciences

INSTITUTION:

University of Washington Tacoma

BIOGRAPHY:

Julie Nicoletta is a professor in the School of Interdisciplinary Arts and Sciences at the University of Washington Tacoma where she teaches courses on American history, art and architectural history, and material culture studies. She received her Ph.D. in the history of art from Yale University. Her publications include The Architecture of the Shakers (1995) and the Buildings of Nevada (2000), part of the Buildings of the United States series produced by the Society of Architectural Historians (SAH). She is also a contributor to SAH’s Archipedia, an online encyclopedia of architecture, and has published numerous articles on Shaker architecture, the built environment of the New York World’s Fair of 1964-1965, and vernacular architecture.