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Designing Public Spaces for Young People: Processes, Practices, and Policies for Youth Inclusion

Tuesday, November 10, 2020 at 4:30pm to 5:30pm

Virtual Event

For their growth and development, young people need freedom to enjoy public spaces and develop a sense of belonging—but they are often driven out by restrictive bylaws and hostile designs, says Janet Loebach, assistant professor in the Department of Design and Environment Analysis.

In a virtual Chats in the Stacks talk about the book she co-edited, The Routledge Handbook of Designing Public Spaces for Young People: Processes, Practices, and Policies for Youth Inclusion (Routledge, 2020), Loebach demonstrates the value of youth-inclusive environments and shares ideas about how researchers, design and planning professionals, and community leaders can directly involve the youth in the process of creating public spaces.

A live, moderated question and answer session will follow the talk. The audience is encouraged to submit questions via the Q & A window in the webinar.

This book talk is supported by the Mary A. Morrison Public Education Fund for Mann Library. 

 

 

Dial-In Information

https://cornell.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_p7r0-ZroSzutKnT3R8A89w

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Event Type

Author Appearance, Special Event, Presentation

Departments

Cornell University Library, Mann Library, Design and Environmental Analysis, Landscape Architecture, Architecture, City and Regional Planning, College of Human Ecology, Human Ecology Design and Environmental Analysis

Tags

Mann Library, CUL, book talk, youth development

Website

https://www.library.cornell.edu/about...

Cost

Free and open to all

Hashtag

#chatsinthestacks

Contact E-Mail

jl3378@cornell.edu

Contact Name

Jenny Leijonhufvud

Speaker

Janet Loebach

Speaker Affiliation

Department of Design and Environmental Analysis

Dept. Web Site

http://mannlib.cornell.edu/news-events

Registration Status

Registration required

Open To

Free and open to all

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