“Land for a City on a Hill”: A Discussion of Alex Krieger’s Iconic Tour of Boston
Wednesday, May 5, 2021
6:00 PM – 7:00 PM CT
Please note: This session does not qualify for AICP Certification Maintenance (CM).
Grab your favorite beverage and unwind with Harvard Graduate School of Design professor Alex Krieger and host and moderator Ezra Haber Glenn of MIT’s Department of Urban Studies and Planning and APA’s regular film reviewer. They take a closer look at the historic development of Boston through the eyes of a planner. Take the opportunity to mix and mingle with attendees in advance of a moderated discussion about Alex Krieger’s short film, Land for a City on a Hill: Alex Krieger’s Iconic Tour of Boston. Watch this 30-minute film in advance at https://www.gsd.harvard.edu/2020/12/land-for-a-city-on-a-hill-alex-kriegers-iconic-tour-of-boston/ and attend this happy hour social to chat with Alex and Ezra about the film. Find out what inspired it, and how Boston continues to turn problems into opportunity through planning. We’ll try and keep the Harvard and MIT rivalry in check!