How do we unearth and rediscover landscapes which we can no longer see? Personal and collective memories in defining a place’s culture and character have…View More Place Parts, Episode 18: Landscape Ghosts, with Shannon Nichol
Today’s episode in the London Borough of Richmond upon Thames, recalls the look and feel of urban blends discussed in Sustaining a City’s Culture and…View More Place Parts, Episode 17: Understanding the Blends
Sustaining a City’s Culture and Character begins with the notion that communities reflect the fusion of everyday life with the various forces and environments common…View More Place Parts, Episode 15: River, City, and Town
When Sustaining Place began late last Spring, I wrote several pieces about the emergence phases from the first English lockdown. There are parallels today, as…View More Place Parts, Episode 14: Towards Hints of Resilience in Pandemica
Today, we pose questions based on Vodaphone’s world headquarters in Newbury (and the “Shaw Valley” housing development next door). Post-pandemic, will what is now empty–or…View More Place Parts, Episode 13: Will the Technology Campus Sustain?
Today, we celebrate Book Launch Day for Sustaining a City’s Culture and Character. This book focuses on the culture and character of one city compared…View More Place Parts, Episode 11: Book Launch Summit, with Tigran Haas
Today, in Episode 8.5, the featured video is not freestanding. Rather, it points to the well-subscribed Urbanistica Podcast, Episode 173, where I had the honor…View More Place Parts, Episode 8.5: Urbanistica Podcast
Today, in Episode 8, I depart from recent episodes built around interviews. Rather, I offer a contemplative walk to a local setting that seems even…View More Place Parts, Episode 8: About the Lady Well and a Cure