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Parsons School of Design Dean's Office Oral History Project ➔ Audio interview with Dee MacDonald-Miller


Related people/organizations

Dee MacDonald-Miller (interviewee)
Joel E. Towers (interviewer)
Wendy Scheir (interviewer)
New School (New York, N.Y.). New School Archives and Special Collections (publisher)
Parsons School of Design (subject)
Office of the Dean Parsons School of Design (producer)

Date

24 Jan 2014

Subject Heading

Universities and colleges--Alumni and alumnae [info:lc/authorities/subjects/sh85141093]

Identifier

PC070103_MacDonald-Miller_2014

MLA Citation

Audio interview with Dee MacDonald-Miller. 24 Jan 2014. Parsons School of Design Dean's Office Oral History Project. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 23 Nov 2017

Description TRANSCRIPT


In this audio recording, Parsons School of Design Environmental Design alumna Dee MacDonald-Miller is interviewed by Joel Towers, executive dean of Parsons, and Wendy Scheir, director of the New School Archives and Special Collections. MacDonald-Miller discusses her childhood and upbringing in New Jersey, with particular emphasis on the art school application and selection process. She describes her education at Parsons and its interdisciplinary approach, and its subsequent influence on her practice. Additionally, MacDonald-Miller details her friendships and relationships built at Parsons, including Kedakai Lipton, Casey Coates, and James Drake.