Being within the University institution has left me mostly out of the loop, but have been reading and writing lots with thought, which is now slower than ever before. but perhaps worth it. but I question my sanity and its relevance.
have been collaborating on a directed reading course on edmonton as model for mid size urban n. american cities, and the product of this research is looking like a creative non fiction manuscript.
thinking about urban identities in terms of social ecology, a city's sprawl is the social ecological equivalent of human obesity.