Apocalypse Town: Tales from the End of an Urban Civilization
Tuesday, January 15, 2013
4:00 pm - 6: 00 pm
1717 Euclid Avenue
Maxine Goodman Levin College of Urban Affairs
Roberta Steinbacher Atrium
Cleveland State University
About the Forum
The consulate of Italy in Detroit, the Levin College Forum Program and the Maxine Goodman Levin College of Urban Affairs are please to present Alessandro Coppola, author of Apocalypse Town. Mr. Coppola will discuss his research into urban shrinkage and revitalization efforts in Detroit, Youngstown, Philadelphia, New York and Cleveland.
- Steven Litt, Art and Architecture Critic, The Plain Dealer
About the Author:
- Alessandro Coppola is a post-doc fellow in the Department of Planning and Architecture at Politecnico di Milano where he teaches Urban Ethnography in Master Planning. Mr. Coppola was an International Fellow in Urban Studies at John Hopkins University.