Unraveling Urban Life and Space
This one's for City Wild 2014 alums, and Ely:
Last week saw me in New Orleans to present at EDRA 45, so my dear husband and I took the opportunity to drive by the Make It Right houses in the Lower Ninth Ward. Here's what I learned that we didn't get from the readings in class:
New Orleans is a fabulous city nonetheless. Don't wait for a conference to visit!
Inside the Eerie TNT Storage Bunkers of West Virginia
BY PETE BROOK 03.31.14
Full story and gallery
From City Wild alum Ely:
Fires in Detroit Destroy an Artist’s Canvas: Vacant Houses
By MONICA DAVEY APRIL 3, 2014
From Hayley on behalf of her friend the photographer
Abandoned Hudson Valley | Andy Milford Photography
Advocates push for parkland on old Rockaway tracks
Assorted drafts, previews, and outtakes from the book I'm currently writing about the impact of vegetation and neglect on urban life. I also take other thoughts for a test drive here, including nascent design and research ideas.