Lewis Clarke Oral Histories | Will Hooker

Will Hooker

Interview with Will Hooker, landscape architect and educator

Interviewer: Yona R. Owens
Location: Raleigh, N.C.
Interview Date: Thursday, September 25, 2008

A native of New York State, Hooker graduated in 1979 with a master’s in landscape architecture from the North Carolina State University School (now College) of Design. At one time after graduation he practiced with landscape architect Dick Paton. As of the date of this interview, Hooker had been teaching landscape design for 30 years in the NCSU Horticulture Department. The course is a core in the horticulture science’s landscape concentration. Some College of Design students take Hooker’s design class.

 

Interview Audio

Transcript (pdf)

Field Notes (pdf)

Abstract/Tape Log (pdf)