This week David and Marina are joined by Mabel O. Wilson, Bryan Lee, and Akira Drake Rodriguez to discuss racism and cities, how the built environment can be an instigator of racism, protests, the tearing down confederate monuments, housing, blackness and whiteness, the key changes needed for a more equitable society, and more. Enjoy!
– Mabel O Wilson is a Professor and the Associate Director of the Institute for Research in African American Studies at Columbia University within the GSAPP.
– Bryan Lee is a Design Principal of Colloqate and a national Design Justice Advocate.
– Akira Drake Rodriguez is a Lecturer at the University of Pennsylvania’s Weitzman School of Design and School of Social Policy & Practice.
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