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'Eyes On The Street' Details Jane Jacobs' Efforts To Put Cities First

September 28th, 2016

Episode 506 of 535 episodes

Robert Kanigel's new biography recounts the life of Jacobs, a Greenwich Village public intellectual who championed street life and community. Critic Maureen Corrigan calls it a powerful work.