Recent interviews and reviews of Monumental Controversies:
Hill, John. “2023 in Architecture Books, so far,” A Weekly Does of Architecture Books, April 21, 2023. https://archidose.blogspot.com/2023/04/2023-in-architecture-books-so-far.html.
Lynch, Mark. “Inquiry: Harriet F. Senie,” WICN, https://wicn.org/podcast/harriet-f-senie/.
Silverstein, Andrew. “Why is there still a bust of this antisemite in Rockefeller Center?” Forward, December 8, 2022. https://forward.com/culture/527595/why-is-a-bust-of-antisemite-charles-lindbergh-in-rockefeller-center/
Small, Zachary. “As the Mayor Promised Millions for New Monuments, Old Ones Crumbled.” New York Times, December 29, 2021. https://www.nytimes.com/2021/12/29/arts/design/de-blasio-monuments-memorials-restoration.html.
Jack, Andrew. “A Monumental Struggle Over History.” The Financial Times, April 8, 2021. https://www.ft.com/content/f74f24d1-49c8-42e8-9d1e-e80b7ff7bff2
Carlisle, Madeleine. “Confederate Monuments and Other Disputed Memorials Have Come Down in Cities Across America. What Should Take Their Place?” Time Magazine, July 28, 2020. https://time.com/5869866/replace-confederate-statues/
Robin, Josh.”A Push to Remember Statues We’d Like to Forget.” Spectrum News, July 08, 2020. https://spectrumlocalnews.com/tx/austin/politics/2020/07/08/a-push-to-remember-statues-we-d-like-to-forget
The Power of Maya Lin, reply by Martin Filler. The New York Review of Books. September 29, 2016 issue. https://www.nybooks.com/articles/2016/12/22/the-power-of-maya-lin/
Rothstein, Edward. “Natural History Does the Full Pander.” The Wall Street Journal, July 31, 2019. https://www.wsj.com/articles/natural-history-does-the-full-pander-11564611093
Stewart Ain, “City To ‘Add Context’ To ‘Heroes’ Turned Nazi Collaborators,”2017. http://www.harrietfsenie.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/02/City-To-‘Add-Context’-To-‘Heroes’-Turned-Nazi-Collaborators-Jewish-Week-copy.pdf
Small, Zachary. “Proposed Monument to Catholic Saint Further Inflames Tense Battle Over Public Art in New York.” ARTnews, January 28, 2020. https://www.artnews.com/art-news/news/mother-cabrini-monument-new-york-controversy-1202676378/
Carroll, Nikole Robinson. 1 October Memorial Surveying the Public. Nevada Public Radio (KNPR). March 5, 2021.
Clark County TV, Las Vegas, Nevada. Art Historian Discusses Memorials, 1 October. March 1, 2021.
Small, Zackary. Confederate Monuments Are Coming Down, Are Streets And Highways Next? NPR Special Series: America Reckons with Racial Injustice. July 6, 2020.
Leonard Lopate show – Should New York City’s ‘Symbols of Hate’ Be Reconsidered? September 18, 2017.
The Brian Lehrer Show – Should New York City’s ‘Symbols of Hate’ Be Reconsidered? (mentioned in The New York Times)
This is Hell! – Diversion, denial, sanitation: On the ideology of public memorials.
Read an interview with Harriet discussing Memorials to Shattered Myths
on Book Q&As with Deborah Kalb
After 15 years, last artifacts of 9/11 have been given away
Harriet F. Senie on the memorialization process in the United States
Harriet F. Senie on memorials and American national identity
Recent online articles by Harriet
History News Network – Feb. 2016
History News Network – Oct. 2016
Headstuff – May 2016
Psychology Today – May 2016
Psychology Today – Aug. 2016
Psychology Today – Oct. 2016
The Moderate Voice – Oct. 2016
NYRB – Dec. 22, 2016 issue
Online reviews for Memorials to Shattered Myths
Campaign for the American Reader
Reviews for Teachable Monuments
Cartiere, Cameron. Review of Teachable Monuments. RACAR 46, no. 2 (2021): 123-137.
Porter, Tola. Review of Teachable Monuments. Sculpture Journal 31, no. 1 (2022): 113-117.
Social Media Coverage
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