Please join us for What We See events!
Advancing the Observations of Jane Jacobs: A Conversation
1817 4th Street, Berkeley, CA, 94710
Thursday, June 17, 2010 @ 7 PM
Viva Jane Jacobs! Join the authors and editors of "What We See: Advancing the Observations of Jane Jacobs" and "The Battle for Gotham: New York in the Shadow of Robert Moses and Jane Jacobs" for a lively discussion of their interpretations of Jane Jacob's beliefs, as well as the cities of today and tomorrow. Moderated by Stephen Goldsmith, an Associate Professor in City and Metropolitan Planning at the University of Utah and the Director of The Center for the Living City, the panel will feature Roberta Brandes Gratz, Chester Hartman, Arlene Goldbard, Richard Register and Lynne Elizabeth. If you have any interest in neighborhood vitality, urban planning, or community building, this event will be right up your sidewalk.
TOWARD A JUST METROPOLIS: From Crises to Possibilities
San Francisco Bay Area, CA
Wednesday–Saturday, June 16-20, 2010
The June 2010 conference will unite planners, architects, designers, urban activists, educators, journalists, policymakers, academics, students and concerned citizens from diverse backgrounds across North America who share a passion for social, environmental and economic justice. All are committed to exchanging their experiences and visions for robust civic engagement, innovative planning and inclusive community building.