98th ACSA Annual Meeting
New Orleans, LA
The natural space of Iowa was reinvented in the nineteenth century as a reflection of the rationality of capital production. The product of this rationality was the overlay of a grid system of surveys that indiscriminately subdivided the land—subduing its embodied natural and cultural characteristics.
Goché, Peter P., "Iowa: Reconstructing the Farm Unit" (2010). Architecture Conference Proceedings and Presentations. 11.