We talk with Catie Marron about her celebration of the essential urban space, the city square. Her new book is titledÂ City Squares: Eighteen Writers on the Spirit and Significance of Squares Around the World.
Then we re-air our 2015 interview with urban philosopher David Kishik about his book, The Manhattan Project. It imagines what Walter Benjamin might have written about New York, had he survivedÂ World War II. Continue reading