Rochelle Steiner, a curator, writer, public art producer, and Professor of Critical Studies at USC’s Roski School of Art and Design. Rochelle shares with us how her lifelong interests in the public realm, audiences, and participation brought her to curating and have since informed her career.
The USC Price Faculty Book Launch for Spring 2016 featured two great books by Price Faculty, Annette M. Kim and William G. Resh. Sidewalk City With Sidewalk City, Annette Miae Kim provides the first multidisciplinary case study of sidewalks in a distinctive geographical area. She focuses on Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, a rapidly growing and evolving…
originally posted on the USC Price website A worldwide growth in street vending has sparked controversies regarding the right to public space, arbitrary enforcement, right to livelihood, and treatment related to immigrants and race. As a result, a sometimes acrimonious debate has taken place among various stakeholders — including vendors, local government, formal businesses and…
Highlights from the “Contesting the Streets II: Vending and Public Space in Global Cities” symposium at the USC Sol Price School of Public Policy.
“Contesting the Streets II: Vending and Public Space in Global Cities” – Sponsored by SLAB, the Spatial Analysis Lab at USC Price; The César E. Chávez Department for Chicana/o Studies at UCLA, and the USC Bedrosian Center on Governance.
Margaret Crawford gave this keynote address at Contesting the Streets II, on October 2, 2015.
This symposium brings together scholars and practitioners in dynamic dialogue about the global trends and controversies over vending in public space.
Sponsored by SLAB, the Spatial Analysis Lab at USC Price; The César E. Chávez Department for Chicana/o Studies at UCLA, and the USC Bedrosian Center on Governance.
David Sloane answers the question “Is Los Angeles ready to host a big outdoor music festival? And if not, why not?” with Medeleine Brand on KCRW’s Press Play. Take a listen below (David’s segment begins at 17:38) or check out the show page here.