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Posts tagged “suburbia”

Why Some Suburban Malls Survive

They still enable a communal ritual where otherwise isolated people can share common experiences.

Posted December 29th, 2017

What to Do When Suburbia is Your ‘Hometown’

Postwar development patterns have pitted the ideals of permanence and place against each other.

Posted November 17th, 2017

The Infinite Suburb Is an Academic Joke

No matter what the techno-narcissists like to say.

Posted October 27th, 2017

A Proper Lament for Fading Mid-Century Suburbia

Much of it needs to go, but it deserves a “funeral” first.

Posted September 15th, 2017