Memories of Cities: Trips and Manifestoes


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Memories of Cities is a collection of essays that explore different ways of writing about the political and economic history of the built environment. Drawing upon fiction and non-fiction, and illustrated by original photographs, the essays employ a variety of narrative forms including memoirs, letters, and diary entries. They take the reader on a journey to cities such as Glasgow, Paris, Moscow, St. Petersburg, and Marseille, laying bare the contradictions of capitalist architectural and urban development, whilst ...

Memories of Cities: Trips and Manifestoes 2013, Ashgate Publishing Limited

ISBN-13: 9781409431374