Seven of Neil’ Smith’s papers have been made available open access by Pion as a small tribute to Neil. They give a good sense of the quality and breadth of his work. You can access the papers, and a brief tribute notice to appear the next issue of Society and Space, here – http://societyandspace.com/2012/10/02/neil-smith-1954-2012/
A translated article (in Turkish) http://www.spo.org.tr/resimler/ekler/fbce4c1d7c425ba_ek.pdf
Interview with David Harvey on urban issues in the district of Tarlabasi Istanbul, recently gentrified neighborhood.
A photograhy exhibition available in Helsinki till September 1st
A giant map of Berlin has been prepared to celebrate the city’s 775th birthday. The map will be placed over Museum Island and open to visitors on August 25th.
More information is available at http://www.berlin.de/775/en/
Is hosting Olympics unquestionably beneficial urban strategy? Here are two brilliant articles to reconsider