How the now-defunct Civic Arena buried Pittsburgh's "Little Harlem."
An excerpt from "Life Sentences: Writings from Inside an American Prison."
An excerpt from "The Chicago Neighborhood Guidebook."
They were built to demonstrate the promise of home technology for the World's Fair. What happened to them?
In three (not so) easy steps.
Kirsten Ginzky interviews the group's founder for Belt Publishing's "Chicago Neighborhood Guidebook."
From the Chicago Neighborhood Guidebook.
Walking around Columbus, Ohio, the influence of Frank Packard's architecture is everywhere you look.
The introduction to a new book on "community trauma and toxic stress in urban America."
“It touched everybody all over the country who lived in public housing.” [From "The St. Louis Anthology"]
"There was always a sense of something missing, a story still jumbled and incomplete..." From "Under Purple Skies: The Minneapolis Anthology."
A tour of Milwaukee's conflicted Grohmann Museum. From "The Milwaukee Anthology."