M. Christine Boyer is the William R. Kenan Jr. Professor of Architecture in the School of Architecture, Princeton University.

She is a city planner whose interests include the history of cities, and the processes of city planning and historic preservation.

Among her publications are:

    The City of Collective Memory: Its Historical Imagery and Architectural Entertainments (1994), Manhattan Manners: Architecture and Style (1984), and Dreaming the Rational City: The Myth of American City Planning 1899-1945 (1983). A forthcoming book, CyberCities: Visual Perception in the Age of Electronic Communication (1996) draws on Boyer's earlier degree in Computer Science as well as her interest in cities.
    She is currently writing a book on The City Plans of Modernism.
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