College of Architecture and Planning

Robert Benson

Professor

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AB 208   Phone: 765-285-1981  Fax: 765-285-1983

Department of Landscape Architecture
Ball State University
Muncie, IN 47306

MLA  Harvard GSD, 1967
BA  Harvard College, 1964

Professional Registration:
Massachusetts (inactive)

Major Emphases:
Garden and Landscape Design
Landscape Architecture History
Medieval Studies
Landscapes of Science Fiction
Jane Austin Landscapes

Publications and Activities:
“Jane Austen : An Art of the Natrural” Under publication review by Texas Tech State University Press. 2010.
“Some Principles of Cultural Sustainability: Connecting Nature, Technology. and Community” Under editorial review. 2010
Currently at work on a book on the early 19th century novelist Jane Austen’s literary landscapes.