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The Legacy of Jane Jacobs

March 16 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

| $10.

In 1960 Jane Jacobs’s book The Death and Life of Great American Cities sent shockwaves through the architecture and planning worlds. Join us as New York Times columnist Ginia Bellafante talks to Matt Tyrnauer, director and producer of the acclaimed documentary Citizen Jane: Battle For the City, Robert Hammond, Co-Founder and Executive Director of Friends of the High Line, and Dr. Samuel Zipp, Associate Professor of American and Urban Studies at Brown University and co-editor of Vital Little Plans: The Short Works of Jane Jacobs, about Jacobs’ extraordinary impact on the urban landscape.

Details

Date:
March 16
Time:
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Cost:
$10.
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Website:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/the-legacy-of-jane-jacobs-tickets-29532648948

Venue

Brooklyn Historical Society
128 Pierrepont St
Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States

Organizer

Brooklyn Historical Society
Phone:
(718) 222-4111
Email:
Website:
www.brooklynhistory.org