COVID Diary: Five Weeks

Five weeks ago was the day Chicago’s shelter-in-place order went into effect. I know this because it was also moving day for my…

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Five Things White Urban Planners Should, but Likely Won’t, Do During COVID

The past weeks have already brought on a wave of “listicles” of tips for making sense of the COVID crisis and envisioning its…

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COVID Diary: Sampling Shimo

As society grapples with COVID, I am reminiscing about past travel experiences, starting with a once-in-a-lifetime April 2019 trip to Japan. For the…

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