Todd Reisz is an architect and writer. His work focuses on the cities of the Arabian Peninsula, from both historical and contemporary perspectives. Todd edited Al Manakh and Al Manakh 2: Gulf Continued, two essential guides to urban development in Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Qatar, Bahrain, and the UAE. For five years he was the Daniel Rose Visiting Assistant Professor at Yale School of Architecture. In 2019, he will return to Yale as the Louis I. Kahn Visiting Assistant Professor.