A timely reminder of Jane Jacobs' contribution to our understanding of urban living. Sassen provides a vivid story of her encounter with Jane Jacobs' sharp and critical mind while also providing an important reminder about the relevance of place in our global world.

https://www.theguardian.com/cities/2016/may/04/jane-jacobs-100th-birthday-saskia-sassen?CMP=share_btn_fb

Join us Saturday, April 22, 2017 @ 1pm to "What would Jane see? Walking Tour Celebrating Jane Jacobs 100th Year Birthday Anniversary! The Walking Tour will be led by Tom Fisher, Director Metropolitan Design Center, University of Minneapolis. The tour will concentrate in the downtown Minneapolis area. What would Jane see? Lets have a conversation!