Writer | Creative | Architectural Historian Los Angeles, CA Co-Founder, Chief Creative Officer and Story Team Lead at MILA Entertainment
Photograph by Sandy Holmes, Elemental Eyes, 2017.
Scripts in process for a Horror Feature Trilogy and a Historical Drama five season-series. Contact me for more information.
"American Modern Architecture as Frame and Character in Alfred Hitchcock's Cinematic Spaces," to be published by University of Virginia Press, 2019. Released in short form as an essay in Critical Insights: Alfred Hitchcock (Douglas Cunningham, ed., Salem Press, 2016). Download a PDF of the essay
"Florida's Mid-Century Modern Resources, 1945-1975: Historic Context Statements & Identification of 50 Flagship Structures," principal investigator for a groundbreaking, multi-tiered analysis of significant modernist buildings, structures, and landscapes statewide. Working with Morris Hylton, III, (Director of the Historic Preservation Program at the University of Florida), with additional grant funding from the Florida Department of State, Division of Historical Resources
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Qualifications Package: An illustrated synopsis of my work in Writing, Editing, History, Research, Fundraising & Development, Advocacy & Outreach, Heritage Education & Practice, Organizational Operations, and Professional Service. Career Summary/Key Strengths/Achievements. Contact Me: madridfrench @ gmail.com (no spaces in email address )
My Mission 66 National Park Service Visitor Center research (formerly at mission66.com) is now being hosted by US Modernist! Thank you to George Smart for archiving more than twenty years of work! The site started in 1996 and was archived in 2019. You can see the site at http://usmodernist.org/m66/
Social Media + Websites: LinkedIn: Christine Madrid French Twitter: @archmodfor Modernism, Historic Preservation, Architecture, Design, and Heritage. Ranked a "Top Urban Planning Twitter Feed," by Planetizen in 2010. Instagram: @madamhistorian