Date: Monday, March 4, 2013
Time: 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Building: Richardson Memorial (Architecture) in Room 305
Location: uptown campus
The Tulane School of Architecture Master’s of Preservation Studies program invites you to hear award-winning journalist and urban critic Roberta Brandes Gratz speak on historic preservation and post-Katrina disaster recovery in New Orleans this upcoming Monday, March 4 from 1-2:30 p.m. in Richardson Memorial Hall room 305.
Gratz is author of The Battle For Gotham: New York in the Shadow of Robert Moses and Jane Jacobs and two other books, and a regular contributor to online news sites such as Citiwire. Gratz was appointed by Mayor Michael Bloomberg to the NYC Landmarks Preservation Commission in 2003 and in 2010 resigned from the commission and was then appointed by the mayor to serve on the Sustainability Advisory Board for PlaNYC. In 2005, in collaboration with Jane Jacobs, Ms. Gratz and a small group of accomplished urbanists founded The Center For the Living City. Gratz’s articles have appeared in the Wall Street Journal, New York Times, The Nation, and other publications.
Sponsored by: School of Architecture
Attendance: Open to the public
Open to: Alumni, Faculty, Graduate students, Prospective undergrads, Staff, Undergraduates, Visitors
For more information contact John Stubbs via email to email@example.com or by phone at 504-314-2367
Additional information may be found at the event website at https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=10151310471285920&set=a.134510045919.110440.121866195919&type=1&theater
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