Emily Talen: Literally Building for Social Equity

Emily Talen: Literally Building for Social Equity

Emily Talen is Professor of Urbanism at the University of Chicago. He career has been devoted to the various elements of urbanism and urban design. Her research has been some of the most influential on modern urbanism that has begun to account for equity. While there...
Jamie Bennett: Art is a Powerful Force for Change

Jamie Bennett: Art is a Powerful Force for Change

Jamie Bennett is Executive Director of ArtPlace America and a national thought leader regarding what the arts can be. His work with ArtPlace has been nothing short of transformative and continues to push boundaries. They have been able to support some of the most...
Bruce Katz: The New Localism

Bruce Katz: The New Localism

Bruce Katz is the inaugural Centennial Scholar at the Brookings Institution, where he focuses on the challenges and opportunities of global urbanization. He also heads the Anne T. and Robert M. Bass Initiative on Innovation and Placemaking, a collaboration with the...