Steven W. Semes is director of the Graduate Program in Historic Preservation at the Notre Dame School of Architecture. He is the editor of The Classicist and the author of The Future of the Past: A Conservation Ethic for Architecture, Urbanism, and Historic Preservation (W. W. Norton & Co., 2009) and a frequent contributor to Traditional Building. He received the Clem Labine Award in 2010 and writes a blog, "The View from Rome" at www.traditionalbuilding.com/Steve_Semes.
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