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Reconsidering Jane Jacobs, March 31

Reconsidering Jane Jacobs: A Panel Discussion When: March 31 6:30 pm Where: The Museum of the City of New York 1220 Fifth Avenue, NY, NY 10029 Register online or call 212.534.1672 On Thursday, March 31, The Museum of the City of New York will hold a panel designed to “go beyond the usual discussion of Jacobs and take an unsentimental look at her continuing relevance—or lack thereof—to planning in New York today”.  Panelists include: – Max Page, co-editor of Reconsidering Jane Jacobs (APA Planners Press, 2011); – David Freeland, author of Automats, Taxi Dances, Vaudeville: Excavating Manhattan’s Lost Places of Leisure (New York University Press, 2009); – Mary Rowe, Urban Fellow, Municipal Art Society of New York; and – Samuel Zipp, author of Manhattan Projects: The Rise and Fall of Urban Renewal in Cold War New York (Oxford University Press, 2010) Visit The Museum of the City of New York City website to learn more.