Cities and Citizens

Session Chair: Samia Henni, Cornell University

Tools or Tokenism? Participative Design Strategies in the International Laboratory for Architecture & Urban Design (1976-78)
Elke Couchez, UHasselt

Grassroots Design on the Lower East Side: The Work of LEAC in the 1970s
Meredith Gaglio, Louisiana State University

Life in a Prototype: Reconsidering Austria’s Wohnbauforschung after 50 Years
Rebekka Hirschberg, ETH Zürich

From Galata to Beşiktaş: Urban Trajectories of an Istanbul Waterfront
Velika Ivkovska, independent scholar
Luca Orlandi, Özyeğin University

Bay Area Urbanism: FSA, Telesis, and the Lost History of Progressive Community Design in the U.S. West
Matthew Lasner, CUNY

A Brief History of the Short-Term Parklet
Quentin Stevens, RMIT University