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Public Space: Paradoxes, Possibilities, and Propositions with Vikas Mehta

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Mar 15, 2023 - Mar 15, 2023

12:00 PM - 01:00 PM

UTC/GMT -05:00 - America/New_York

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This is a good time to focus our attention on public space. The climate crisis, the systemic social injustices, and the COVID-19 pandemic demand a rethinking of our largest shared territory. Public space has the capacity, at least in part, to address these crises by being envisioned and manifest as a humane space of community, restoration, and emancipation. In this talk, based on his latest book, Vikas Mehta presents a panoramic view of public space: the inherent paradoxes, as well as the immense possibilities and propositions for a more constructive public space. Register for "Public Space: Paradoxes, Possibilities, and Propositions with Vikas Mehta" here. This lecture is a part of Cities@Tufts' Spring 2023 Colloquium series. Shareable and Tufts University Department of Urban and Environmental Policy and Planning co-present this ongoing free lecture series hosted by professor Julian Agyeman(chair of Shareable’s governing board). Learn more here

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