John Beardsley
John Beardsley As Program Director for Garden and Landscape Studies, John Beardsley oversees a fellowship program, lecture series, publications program, summer internships, the Mellon-funded Initiative in Urban Landscape Studies, and an annual symposium and colloquium. Recent publications include the edited volumes Landscape Body Dwelling: Charles Simonds at Dumbarton Oaks (Dumbarton Oaks, 2012); Designing Wildlife Habitats (Dumbarton Oaks, 2013); and Cultural Landscape Heritage in Sub- Saharan Africa (Dumbarton Oaks, 2016), which received the 2018 Elisabeth Blair MacDougall Book Award from the Society of Architectural Historians, given annually to "the most distinguished work of scholarship in the history of landscape architecture or garden design."

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