Historian of Catalan and Spanish cultural history, photography, architecture, and public spaces.
Ph.D. Harvard University. Professor Emeritus of Modern Foreign Languages and Humanities/Classics, Ohio Wesleyan University. Author of studies on Park Güell and El Capricho, Claudio López and Eusebio Güell, the Joan Grau´s Astorga palace, Gaudí´s medievalism, and the public spaces of Barcelona. With Dennis Prindle, author of Park Güell in English with the Princeton Architectural Press, and in Spanish with Hermann Blume. Author of Castilla y León en los fondos fotográficos del Institut Amatller and other studies that bring into relation Catalonia and Castile and Leon.