CITIES FOR THE LIVING - Writers & Readers, Wellington

CITIES FOR THE LIVING - Writers & Readers, Wellington

How can our big cities - beset by issues of housing affordability and availability, traffic congestion, overcrowding, and disaster preparedness - best work for their residents?

Ben Schrader won the WH Oliver award for best NZ history for The Big Smoke: New Zealand Cities 1840–1920. Philippa Howden Chapman, Professor of Public Health at the University of Otago and director of the New Zealand Centre for Sustainable Cities, authored Home Truths: Confronting New Zealand’s Housing Crisis.

They dissect city problems and proffer solutions.

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Please note: This event is part of the New Zealand Festival and is not managed by BWB.

Event Date time: 
Sunday, March 11, 2018 - 14:45