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The Legacy of Jane Jacobs

March 16 @ 6:30 pm8:00 pm

$5 — $10

In 1960 Jane Jacobs’s book The Death and Life of Great Amer­i­can Cities sent shock­waves through the archi­tec­ture and plan­ning worlds. Join us as New York Times colum­nist Ginia Bel­lafan­te talks to Matt Tyr­nauer, direc­tor and pro­duc­er of the acclaimed doc­u­men­tary Cit­i­zen Jane: Bat­tle For the City, Robert Ham­mond, Co-Founder and Exec­u­tive Direc­tor of Friends of the High Line, and Dr. Samuel Zipp, Asso­ciate Pro­fes­sor of Amer­i­can and Urban Stud­ies at Brown Uni­ver­si­ty and co-edi­tor of Vital Lit­tle Plans: The Short Works of Jane Jacobs, about Jacobs’ extra­or­di­nary impact on the urban land­scape.

$10 Gen­er­al Admis­sion / $5 for BHS and G-W Mem­bers

REFUND POLICY Brook­lyn His­tor­i­cal Soci­ety requires 24 hours notice before the date of the event to refund a tick­et. No refunds are pro­vid­ed after that point. No refunds are pro­vid­ed on the day of the event and all sub­se­quent days.


Brook­lyn His­tor­i­cal Soci­ety
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Brook­lyn, NY 11201 Unit­ed States
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