Eroding Paradigms: Heritage in an Age of Climate Gentrification | Meredith Wiggins

Eroding Paradigms: Heritage in an Age of Climate Gentrification | Meredith Wiggins

“Climate gentrification” is a term that is getting more traction in both popular media and academic circles. However, little has been done to link this…

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Eroding Paradigms: Heritage in an Age of Climate Gentrification | Meredith Wiggins

Eroding Paradigms: Heritage in an Age of Climate Gentrification | Meredith Wiggins

“Climate gentrification” is a term that is getting more traction in both popular media and academic circles. However, little has been done to link this…

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Confronting Exclusion: Redefining the Intended Outcomes of Historic Preservation | Erika Avrami, Cherie-Nicole Leo, Alberto Sanchez Sanchez

Confronting Exclusion: Redefining the Intended Outcomes of Historic Preservation | Erika Avrami, Cherie-Nicole Leo, Alberto Sanchez Sanchez

The processes involved in designating historic properties have become increasingly participatory over the past quarter century, allowing more diverse publics to ascribe value to and…

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The Nexus of Arts and Preservation: A Case Study of Cleveland's Detroit Shoreway Community Development Organization | Stephanie Ryberg-Webster, Amanda Johnson Ashley

The Nexus of Arts and Preservation: A Case Study of Cleveland’s Detroit Shoreway Community Development Organization | Stephanie Ryberg-Webster, Amanda Johnson Ashley

Community organizations are increasingly turning toward the arts and historic preservation to catalyze community economic development, although both strategies have complex histories related to gentrification…

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Social Preservation and Moral Capitalism in the Historic Black Township of Eatonville, Florida: A Case Study of "Reverse Gentrification" | Scot French

Social Preservation and Moral Capitalism in the Historic Black Township of Eatonville, Florida: A Case Study of “Reverse Gentrification” | Scot French

Can twenty-first-century scholars of gentrification find historical precedents for “social preservationist” ideology in the gentry-assisted black town-building movement of the late- nineteenth and early-twentieth centuries?…

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Author Biographies

Author Biographies

Francesca Russello Ammon is associate professor of City and Regional Planning and Historic Preservation at the University of Pennsylvania. A cultural historian of the built…

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Photo-Documenting the Lost Landscape of Lesbian Nightclubs in New York City | Gwen Shockey & Karen Loew

Photo-Documenting the Lost Landscape of Lesbian Nightclubs in New York City | Gwen Shockey & Karen Loew

This photo essay, with accompanying text, examines overlooked gathering spaces used by lesbian and queer female-identified individuals in Brooklyn, Manhattan, and Queens between the years…

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Twentieth-century Jewish LGBTQ London and the Rainbow Jews Heritage Project | James Lesh

Twentieth-century Jewish LGBTQ London and the Rainbow Jews Heritage Project | James Lesh

Exploring twentieth-century LGBTQ Jewish London, this article argues that the everyday places where intersectional, sexual and cultural, religious and spiritual identities were negotiated, experienced, explored…

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A Gay Man Was Murdered Here: Space, Sex, and Antigay Violence in Boston | David White

A Gay Man Was Murdered Here: Space, Sex, and Antigay Violence in Boston | David White

Despite its undeniably important role in shaping individual and collective queer identities, anti-gay violence is a relatively under-analyzed or overlooked subject for historians and public…

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Marking Time and the Critical Reading of Space | Mark Robbins

Marking Time and the Critical Reading of Space | Mark Robbins

TellTale was a temporary, site-specific installation commissioned for the Adelaide Festival in Australia. It comprised a series of interventions located on a riverfront esplanade that…

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Author Biographies

Author Biographies

James Michael Buckley is an Associate Professor and Director of the Historic Preservation Program at the University of Oregon Portland. Buckley previously taught in the urban…

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