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October 20, 2008

Megacities after the meltdown


The received wisdom for a decade has been that the world will continue to urbanise, and that power and money will continue to congregate in a handful of megacity regions. The Megacities Congress in November begins to question these once-comfortable certainties. Well I will, anyway: I'm speaking on Friday 28th. The evening before (Thursday 27th) there's a lecture by Adriaan Geuze on the Randstad, followed by a discussion that includes Ed Soja (et moi).

Posted by John Thackara at October 20, 2008 10:27 AM