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7th Annual Cambridge Talks Conference: 'Architecture and the Street'

  • 00:00 - 23 March, 2013
7th Annual Cambridge Talks Conference: 'Architecture and the Street'
Courtesy of Harvard Graduate School of Design
Courtesy of Harvard Graduate School of Design

Free and open to the public, the PhD program at the Harvard University Graduate School of Design is pleased to invite you to the 7th annual Cambridge Talks conference, which will take place on Friday, March 29, from 9:00am to 4:30pm. This year's conference seeks to bring fresh historical themes and tools to bear on the problem of 'Architecture and the Street'. New research promises to enrich and challenge perspectives pioneered by Spiro Kostof, Jane Jacobs, and William H. Whyte. You will be challenged to critically think about questions such as 'How might we theorize and historicize modern streets as sites of cultural memory and nostalgia? And above all, what are the effects of such social, political, and technological forces on architectural form? For more information, please visit here.

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Cite: "7th Annual Cambridge Talks Conference: 'Architecture and the Street'" 23 Mar 2013. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/344969/7th-annual-cambridge-talks-conference-architecture-and-the-street/> ISSN 0719-8884

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