Frequency: Annually (October)

Latest Issue: Volume 31, 2020

Size: 8.5 x 11

Bibliographic Information: ISSN: 1048-5945


Arris is a peer-reviewed journal that publishes original scholarship on all aspects of the history of architecture and landscape in the form of research articles, field notes, and book reviews. Founded in 1989, Arris is published annually by the Southeast Chapter of the Society of Architectural Historians (SESAH), a regional chapter of the Society of Architectural Historians. SESAH promotes scholarship on architecture and related subjects and serves as a forum for ideas among architectural historians, architects, preservationists, and others involved in professions related to the built environment.

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Mark Reinberger

Book Review Editor

Vandana Baweja

Copy Editor

Kathleen Crosby

Table of Contents

Volume 31, 2020

Editor’s Note
Mark Reinberger and Vandana Baweja


The Curious Case of the Parish House in Natchez, Mississippi: Preservation and False History
Paul Hardin Kapp

A “Psalm” for Pittsburgh: How Town and Gown Built the Cathedral of Learning (1924–37) at the University of Pittsburgh
Mary R. Springer

Between College and Town: Envisioning the First Indian MIT and the Planning of the Indian Institute of Technology (1951) in Kharagpur
Priya Jain

Principia at Mid-Century: From Maybeck to Modern and the Legacy of William E. Morgan Jr.
Robert M. Craig

Texas Two Step: Ludwig Mies van der Rohe’s Addition(s) to Houston’s Museum of Fine Arts
Michael Grogan

Research Note

Race, Space, and the Digital Interpretation at Selma’s Old Depot Museum
Danielle Willkens, Heather M. Haley, and Junshan Liu

Book Reviews

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