Christina's texts for download are here.



2017           Busquets, Joan and Christina Crawford. Chicago Boundless: Two Grids Between Lake and River (Redesigning Gridded Cities series). San Francisco: AR+D Publishers, 2017.


2017           Crawford, Christina E. “From Tractors to Territory: Socialist Urbanization through Standardization.” Journal of Urban History, “Second World Urbanity” special issue. Online First publication date: May-17-2017.   Print version forthcoming: January 2018.

2017          Crawford, Christina E. “In an Extraordinary Space.” Architecture Boston 20: no.2 (2017): 20-23.

2015           Crawford, Christina E. "From the Old Family—to the New." Harvard Design Magazine 41: Family Planning (2015): 38-45.

2014           Crawford, Christina E. "The Innovative Potential of Scarcity in SA’s Comradely Competition for Communal Housing, 1927."  ArchiDOCT 1, no. 2 (2014).

2003           Crawford, Christina. "Urban Space or State Monument? The Maydan in Kiev." Archis 2 (2003): 46-49.

2003          Crawford, Christina. "Kul'tura Torgovogo Tsentra (Mall Culture)." ACC (Art, City, Construction) / Ukraine 41, no. 10 (2003): 44-45.

2002          Crawford, Christina E. "A Declaration of Independence." Metropolis, December (2002): 54.


2017          Crawford, Christina E. “Making the Case for Socialist Space.” Research Companion to Landscape Architecture, edited by Ellen Braae and Henriette Steiner. London: Routledge (forthcoming).

2011           Crawford, Christina E. and Tim Love. "Plot Logic: Character-Building through Creative Parcelisation." In Urban Design and the Real Estate Development Process, edited by Steve Tiesdell and David Adams. Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell, 2011.

REVIEWS / interviews

2016           Crawford, Christina E. with Darra Goldstein. "Under the Bed is a Cool, Dark Place." Harvard Design Magazine, no. 43: Shelf Life (2106).

2015           Crawford, Christina E. "The Mound of Vendôme." Future Anterior: Journal of Historic Preservation History Theory & Criticism 12, no. 1 (Summer 2015): 102-09.

2010           Crawford, Christina E. "Bauhaus 1919-1933: Workshops for Modernity, MOMA New York." Architecture Boston 13, no. 2 (2010).

web-based publications

2015           Crawford, Christina E. "Soviet Planning Praxis: From Tractors to Territory." Weatherhead Center for International Affairs, Centerpiece 29, no. 2 (2015).

2015           Crawford, Christina E. "Genplan 101: How to Read a Socialist General Plan Drawing." Second World Urbanity,, 2015.


2009           Crawford, Christina. "Mini Monuments or Little Monsters." Essay written for Heroic exhibit, Pinkcomma Gallery, Boston, MA.

2002           “Kyiv Renaissance.” Architectural photographs, Ukrainian Institute of America, New York, NY.

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