A New Penn Press Podcast–Howard Gillette and the History of Urban Planning

In the September Penn Press podcast, urban historian Howard Gillette, Jr. discusses the aspirations and realities of twentieth century urban planning in America. Gillette's latest book, Civitas by Design: Building Better Communities, from the Garden City to the New Urbanism, traces U. S. urban planning back to the Progressive Era and takes readers up to post-Katrina and Rita Gulf Coast reconstruction efforts.

To listen the Gillette interview, visit the Penn Press podcast site.

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