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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Sally A. Kitt Chappell  

Pen Name: Sally Chappell




Illinois Connection

Sally A. Kitt Chappell went to the University of Chicago for her MA degree and transferred to Northwestern for her PhD in architectural history.

Biographical and Professional Information

Chappell is professor emeritus of art and architecture at DePaul University. After a career of teaching at DePaul, she became a free-lance writer. She has been published in many periodicals including ''The New York Times'' and is the author of the award-winning ''Architecture and Planning of Graham, Anderson, Probst, and White, 1912–1936'' and ''Cahokia: Mirror of the Cosmos'', both published by the University of Chicago Press.Chappell also serves as a trustee of the Graham Foundation for Advanced Studies in the Fine Arts.

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-- Most Outstanding Book in Architecture and Urban Planning Award from the Association of American Publishers, 1992