This week’s round up of news and views for urbanists.
Yuppie urbanism ignores the very people who make it possible in its quest for a perfect city.
What I’ve read this week.
What I’ve been reading this week
At its most basic level, gentrification reflects the transformation of long neglected places like downtown Phoenix into vibrant and successful areas.
Prof. Sharon Zukin argues that Jacobs had “a gentrifier’s appreciation of urban authenticity” in her new book, Naked City.
So to make up for being a day late, I’ll include a bonus article this week. So here is the ‘Saturday 6’; a selection of articles I found interesting over the past week.