IMAGE: Jane Jacobs with book. Credit Robert Jacobs. Image courtesy of Jane Jacobs Estate. copyright.
An Examination of the Impacts of author and activist, Jane Jacabs, on the City of New Orleans
Monday, April 3
6:00 - 8:00 PM
First Unitarian Universalist Church
5212 S. Claiborne Ave. (at Jefferson Ave.)
In partnership with the Center for the Living City, Louisiana Landmarks Society is sponsoring a panel discussion in celebration of the centennial of author activist Jane Jacobs’ birth. The panel, including author Nathaniel Rich, journalist Gwen Thompkins, architect Steve Bingler, author Lolis Eric Elie and moderator Roberta Brandes Gratz, will examine the impacts of Jacobs on the city of New Orleans.
These events have occurred in such diverse places as Chennai, India, Tokyo, New York City, and Salt Lake City. Each event has been videotaped and included on the website centerforthelivingcity.org.
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