Rewriting the Book?
Posted on 04/09/2012
Professor Loretta Lees is part of the RSA panel discussion Rewriting the Book? which takes place Thursday 5 September.
The panel will discuss how culture-led city regeneration can enhance economic competitiveness, community cohesion and a sense of place. The panel's members are: Munira Mirza, deputy Mayor for Education and Culture for London; Brian Gambles, Library of Birmingham project director and assistant director of culture, Birmingham City Council; Loretta Lees, Professor of Human Geography, King’s College London; and Anna Minton, writer and journalist. The Chair is Mark Easton, award-winning journalist and home editor, BBC News.
They will debate how cities can ensure transformational change is community-driven, allowing for greater local ownership and participation.
The discussion will be available to watch and listen to in real-time.