April 2021 Meetup: Urban Unplanning

We’ll be talking about city planning, including what makes for a good city and how much planning should there actually be (versus organic growth).

Here are two readings to facilitate discussion (not required, as usual):

Jane Jacobs on cities


A Scalable Urban Design and the Single Building City


And SlateStarCodex has a related post that we covered in the May 2019 meet-up:

Book Review: Seeing Like A State