Five librarians

Public In/Formation

Would-be strongman Donald Trump is headed to the White House, amidst swirling currents of disinformation. Now more than ever, we need to create and defend vital spaces of information exchange, and we need to strengthen the local governments and institutions that shape the public use of those spaces. Librarians and archivists to the rescue.

Now more than ever, we need to create and defend vital spaces of information exchange. Librarians and archivists should be involved in curating urban data.

Read

Galleries

Columnists

  • david-heymann
  • Barbara Penner
  • gabrielle-esperdy
  • Despina Stratigakos

David Heymann

David Heymann is a columnist for Places. He is an architect, and the Harwell Hamilton Harris Regents Professor in Architecture at the University of Texas, Austin.

Recent Articles

Barbara Penner

Barbara Penner is a columnist for Places. She is Senior Lecturer in Architectural History at the Bartlett School of Architecture, UCL.

Recent Articles

Gabrielle Esperdy

Gabrielle Esperdy is a columnist for Places. She is associate professor of architecture at the New Jersey Institute of Technology.

Recent Articles

Despina Stratigakos

Despina Stratigakos, an associate professor at the University of Buffalo, is a columnist for Places and author of Where Are the Women Architects? and other books on architectural history.

Recent Articles

Series