Carrie Bly

PhD Candidate, History and Theory of Architecture, Princeton SOA
Master of Design Studies in History and Philosophy of Design and Media, with distinction, 2019, Harvard Graduate School of Design
Master of Architecture, 2010, Kansas State University

Carrie Bly is a licensed architect currently pursuing a PhD in History and Theory of Architecture at the Princeton School of Architecture. Her graduate thesis, titled “Wilhelm Wundt: Figures of the Psychological and Architectural Imagination”, investigates the perception of a gap between mind and body, thinking and feeling, at the turn of the twentieth century in German-American discourses of psychology and design through the work of psychologist Wilhelm Wundt. She is a co-editor Platform 12 (forthcoming Nov 2019, copublished by the Harvard University Graduate School of Design and Actar); co-founder and editor of WiD Bib: An Annotated Bibliography of Identity Theories (May 2019, published online at; and co-founder of Test Print (2018-2019), a zine for GSD MDes students. In 2018 she was a Harvard Library Innovation Lab Summer Fellow, and in 2019 she was awarded the Gerald McCue medal for the highest academic record at the Harvard University Graduate School of Design.