Books tagged: Urban

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The Ward Uncovered

Edited by John Lorinc, Holly Martelle, and Michael McClelland

In early 2015, a team of archaeologists began digging test trenches on a non-descript parking lot next to Toronto City Hall -- a site designated to become a major new court house. What they discovered was the rich buried history of an enclave that was part of The Ward -- that ... Read more

Time and the Suburbs

By Rohan Quinby

By combining provocative prose with photo-essay, Time and the Suburbs explores the disappearance of cities in North America under the weight of suburban, exurban, and other forms of development that are changing the way we live and do politics. Drawing on social theory from Henri ... Read more

uTOpia

Edited by Alana Wilcox & Jason McBride

Since the election of Mayor David Miller in November 2003, Toronto has experienced a wave of civic pride and enthusiasm not felt in decades. At long last, Torontonians see their city as a place of possibility and potential. Visions of a truly workable, liveable and world-class ... Read more