Nancy Kwak

Nancy Kwak is interested in the evolution of cities and urban spaces in the twentieth century, with a particular focus on the role of planners, architects, and policymakers in reshaping neighborhoods and communities. While trained specifically in U.S. urban history, she currently pursues transnational, international, and comparative approaches to American urban history. Her book, A World of Homeowners: American Power and the Politics of Housing Aid is forthcoming from University of Chicago Press.