When:
Thursday, Aug 04, 2022 4:00p -
5:00p

Where:
Central Library in Copley Square
700 Boylston St
Boston, MA 02116

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Admission:
FREE

Categories:
History, Lectures & Conferences, Rainy Day Ideas

Event website:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/author-talk-alexandra-lange-on-meet-me-by-the-fountain-tickets-373389186107

Is the American shopping mall dead? The dystopian husk of an abandoned shopping center has become one of our era’s defining images...


Sit down with Alexandra Lange and Sara Jensen Carr for a conversation on Lange’s latest book project, Meet Me by the Fountain: An Inside History of the Mall. This talk is free, open to the public, and will be held in person at the Central Library in Copley Square.


Alexandra Lange is an architecture and design critic based in Brooklyn. Her essays, reviews and profiles have appeared in numerous design publications including Architect, Harvard Design Magazine, Metropolis, and T Magazine, as well as in The Atlantic, New York Magazine, The New Yorker, and the New York Times. She is a columnist for Bloomberg CityLab, and has been a featured writer at Design Observer, an opinion columnist at Dezeen, and the architecture critic for Curbed.


Sara Jensen Carr is an Assistant Professor of Architecture, Urbanism, and Landscape and the Program Director for the Master of Design in Sustainable Urban Environments at Northeastern University. She is the author of The Topography of Wellness: How Health and Disease Shaped the American Landscape (2021) as well as essays in Preventive Medicine, Places Journal, and LA+ Journal, among other forums.

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