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Sharon Zukin

Professor of Sociology, Brooklyn College, CUNY

"Jane Jacobs in NOLA: Problems of Authenticity and Reconstruction"

When

Where

201 RICHARDSON MEMORIAL
(THE SCHOOL OF ARCHITECTURE)
Tulane University (Uptown Campus)

Info

A Reception will be held prior to the event at 5:00PM at the event location

About the Speaker

Sharon Zukin is professor of sociology at Brooklyn College and at the CUNY Graduate Center. Zukin is the author of books on cities, culture and consumer culture, and a researcher on urban, cultural and economic change. She was Broeklundian Professor from 1996 to 2008. She received the Lynd Award for Career Achievement in urban sociology, from the American Sociological Association, and the C. Wright Mills Book Award for Landscapes of Power. She was visiting professor at the University of Amsterdam, 2010-11.

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