Essays

Assault on a Sacred Place

01.13.2021

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The response to the Capitol attack demonstrates that even civic buildings can inhabit the realm of sacred architecture.

US Capitol at-night via NSSGA

The response to the Capitol attack demonstrates that even civic buildings can inhabit the realm of sacred architecture.

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