September, 2015

Culture as a Way to Truth and Reconciliation: The Culture Days Activities Roundup

Culture as a Way to Truth and Reconciliation: The Culture Days Activities Roundup

by Lisa Yang

“We are writing for the future, not just for this government. Our view is that this report is going to have to stand the test of time.”   -Justice Murray Sinclair, Chairman, Truth and Reconciliation Commission Every September, thousands of activities are organized during Culture Days weekend that invite people to participate and experience arts and…

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Top Five Reasons Why Public Space is Important

Top Five Reasons Why Public Space is Important

by Lisa Yang

Cities have the capability of providing something for everybody, only because, and only when, they are created by everybody.”  —Jane Jacobs, The Death and Life of Great American Cities During my undergrad, one course that really struck me was, “Urban Transformations, Affective Cartography”. We studied how urban landscapes are more than just spatial. We looked…

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