Reading List

List Creator

Sarah Swanseen

University of Southern California

My Bookmarks


  • Online

    Environment as Politics

    Places Journal

    A visual study of the relation between residential density and voting behavior in the 2016 U.S. presidential election.

  • Online

    Balancing America’s (Sediment) Budget

    Places Journal

    The promethean geo-engineering of our river systems has resulted in the catastrophic erosion of American coasts. What can be done?

  • Online

    What Happens After the Worst Happens?

    Places Journal

    New photographs of Mount St. Helens, alongside classic views by Frank Gohlke, show the land’s extraordinary response after the 1980 eruption.

  • Online

    Above Grade: On the High Line

    Places Journal

    A native New Yorker traces the pre-history of the High Line, and ponders whether the celebrated park will be a victim of its success.

  • Online

    Storm Season

    Places Journal

    The fragile and changing landscapes of the barrier islands of southern Louisiana.

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