Craig Wilkins Receives Two Indie Excellence Book Awards

Dr. Craig L. Wilkins, director of the Detroit Community Design Center and Instructor of Architecture and Urban Planning, has received two Indie Excellence Book Awards for his 2007 publication Aesthetics of Equity: Notes on Race, Space, Architecture and Music. The Indie Awards competition is judged by an independent panel of publishing industry experts with the goal of recognizing and promoting the work of independent authors and publishers. Wilkins was named the winner of the Social Change category and a finalist in the Education/Academic category. Also a winner of the Winner of the 2008 Montaigne Medal for Best New Writing, The Aesthetics of Equity examines the structural and specific resistance to African-American participation in the field of architecture.

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