Penny Lewis is a lecturer at the Scott Sutherland School of Architecture at Robert Gordon University in Aberdeen. She is a founding member of the AE Foundation (http://aefoundation.co.uk) and she writes for newspapers and architectural publications.
Her work includes; Challenging Contextualism (2004) and Curious Rationalism (2006). She is co-author of In Defence of the Dome (1999), and contributed a chapter to Future of the Community: Reports of a Death Greatly Exaggerated (2008).
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"What I love about The Battle of Ideas is that it really is a battle. I've still got the scalps (and wounds) to prove it. The audience were battlers too. A brilliant, memorable weekend."
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