Lecture Title: Shared City and Urban Commoning: Emerging Cases in Taipei and Hong Kong
Presentation Summary: Jeffrey Hou is Professor and Chair of Landscape Architecture at the University of Washington. His work focuses on community design, public space and democracy, and cross-cultural placemaking. He is the editor of Insurgent Public Space: Guerrilla Urbanism and the Remaking of Contemporary Cities, which received the 2012 Places Book Award.
Presentation Summary: Urban commoning has become a worldwide phenomenon from Europe to Asia. What characterizes the emerging cases in Taipei and Hong Kong? How are they distinct or similar to cases elsewhere?
Date : 2015年12月9日星期三 / Wednesday December 9, 2015.
Time : 18:30-19:10
Venue: 學術交流基金會/ Foundation for Scholarly Exchange
Address: 台北市中正區延平南路45號3樓/ 3F, 45 Yanping S. Rd. Taipei.
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