FES Critical Urban Planning Workshop

When:
Tuesday 24 September 2013 @ 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm
2013-09-24T18:30:00+00:00
2013-09-24T21:30:00+00:00
Where:
York University - TD Community Engagement Centre
York University TD Community Engagement Centre
1 York Gate Boulevard, Toronto, ON M3N 3A1
Canada
Cost:
Free
Contact:
Lorna Schwartzentruber
416-736-2100 x 20320

Do you have an interest in environmental justice concerns in the Black Creek Community?  Do you want to sit in on a graduate level workshop to learn more, test out your interest, and give yourself more tools for your own activism? 

Community members are welcome to join as much of this course as they would like throughout the term and participate at the level comfortable.  It might be attending a specific lecture or presentation, or joining the class each week.  Please click here for more details.

For more information please contact Lorna Schwartzentruber (lornas@yorku.ca) 416-736-2100 x 20349.

Do you have an interest in environmental justice concerns in the Black Creek Community?  Do you want to sit in on a graduate level workshop to learn more, test out your interest, and give yourself more tools for your own activism? 

Community members are welcome to join as much of this course as they would like throughout the term and participate at the level comfortable.  It might be attending a specific lecture or presentation, or joining the class each week.  Please click here for more details.

For more information please contact Lorna Schwartzentruber (lornas@yorku.ca) 416-736-2100 x 20349.

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Class Agenda: Tuesday, September 24, 2013

Critical Urban Planning Readings, Part 1

Marcuse, Peter (2010) “Changing Times, Changing Planning: Critical Planning Today” Progressive Planning 182, pp. 13-16

James, Carl E. (2012) Life at the Intersection: Community, Class and Schooling (Toronto: Fernwood Books) chapter 1: “Community, Stigmatization and Opportunities” and chapter 2: “Jane-Finch: A Profile” (pp.-)

Marcelo Lopes de Souza (2006) “Social movements as ‘critical urban planning’ agents” City: analysis of urban trends, culture, theory, policy, action 10(3): 327-342

Sager, Tore (2013) Reviving Critical Planning Theory (London: Routledge).  Chapter 3: “Activist modes of planning: A systematic overview”, pp. 66-95.

 

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