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Move: Theatrum Mundi / Global Street Panel 1: Sassen, Kimmelman, Burdett, Duncombe, Sennett

Move: Theatrum Mundi / Global Street Panel 1: Sassen, Kimmelman, Burdett, Duncombe, Sennett

Friday, October 12, 2012 Wood AuditoriumMove: Theatrum Mundi / Global StreetOrganized by Saskia Sassen and Richard Sennett Co-sponsored by the Committee on Global ThoughtPresence and Absence...
Preservation as Battle Zone

Preservation as Battle Zone

Tuesday, October 18th, 2016Today more than 50% of the world´s population live in cities, and in 2050 one expects the number to reach 70%....
Putting Public Space In its Place Panel 6:  Public Space, Democracy, and Equality: …

Putting Public Space In its Place Panel 6: Public Space, Democracy, and Equality:...

Public Space, Democracy, and Equality: For the people, by the people, of the peopleModerated by Martha MinowSpeakers: Maurice Cox, Jeffrey Hou, and Peter Marcusesource
Conversations Around Public Health, Architecture, and Cities (Part 1/5)

Conversations Around Public Health, Architecture, and Cities (Part 1/5)

2014.04.22 http://events.gsapp.org/event/conversations-around-public-health-architecture-and-citiesCo-sponsored by the Department of Epidemiology at Columbia University's Mailman School of Public Health and the Graduate School of Architecture, Planning, and Preservation, the...
Malo Hutson

Malo Hutson

Tuesday, September 20, 2016Exploring the Connections Between Community Development and Health Equity Malo Hutson Response by Weiping WuProfessor Hutson's talk will explore the inextricable link between...
Mark Cousins – Distructure: The Destruction of the Library at Alexandria – Part 3

Mark Cousins – Distructure: The Destruction of the Library at Alexandria – Part 3

Lecture date: 2008-11-07This lecture series concerns the destruction of cities and urban objects. It is not a material history of such destruction, but rather...
URBAN DESIGN CONFERENCE: CONDITIONS AND PROJECTIONS  –  Applied Research

URBAN DESIGN CONFERENCE: CONDITIONS AND PROJECTIONS – Applied Research

The contemporary conditions that are shaping the built environment globally are of an unprecedented scale and complexity creating the need for a critical evaluation...
Ed Soja (February 5, 1997)

Ed Soja (February 5, 1997)

After being introduced by Marco Cenzatti, Ed Soja attempts to make sense of contemporary Los Angeles and to document the emergence of spatial thinking...
Projective Views on Urban Metabolism (Part 2)

Projective Views on Urban Metabolism (Part 2)

DDes Conference: Projective Views on Urban Metabolism (Part 2)In the last two decades, the concept of urban metabolism, aiming to grasp the continuous processes...
Keller Easterling (February 22, 1995)

Keller Easterling (February 22, 1995)

After 15 seconds of music, the video presents Margaret Crawford introducing Keller Easterling, who notes that besides her influential theoretical scholarship, publishing and teaching,...