Unraveling Urban Life and Space
Fund Manager Sets Goats Grazing in Blighted Detroit
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!
From Rachelle (sorry it's taken so long to post!)
Battling Blight: Detroit Maps Entire City To Find Bad Buildings
by QUINN KLINEFELTER
February 18, 2014
From Zach, mentioned in class, local, and totally amazing!Quilted Gas Station Project Highlights Concern Over Global Oil Dependence
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.