Public Housing/Public Sphere: GSAPP Symposium

Public Housing/Public Sphere: GSAPP Symposium

 

November 2008, Wood Auditorium, Avery Hall, Columbia University

 

A series of multi-disciplinary panels that inquire into the disappearance of the term public from discussions involving American housing policies, practices, and prejudices.

 

 

Panel 1: In Defense of Public Housing

 

 
Panelists: 
Sudhir Venkatesh, Sociology, Columbia University
Kenneth Frampton, Columbia GSAPP
Nicholas D. Bloom, Social Science, New York Institute of Technology
Respondents: Gwendolyn Wright & Richard Plunz, Columbia GSAPP
 
 
Panel 2: In Defense of the Public Sphere
 
 
Panelists:
Bruce Robbins, English and Comparative Literature, Columbia University
Clara Irazabel & Mabel Wilson, Columbia GSAPP
Respondents: Robert Beauregard & Peter Marcuse, Columbia GSAPP