The Center for the Living City Presents: Elizabeth Barlow Rogers
This event is co-sponsored by the Central Park Conservancy.
Landscape designer and preservationist Elizabeth Barlow Rogers will speak about the legacy of author and preservationist Jane Jacobs (1916-2006) whose work changed the way the world views and understands cities.
Elizabeth is the founder of the Central Park Conservancy and is a Jane Jacobs medal winner.
Award-winning author and preservationist Roberta Brandes Gratz will introduce Rogers.
About the Series: A year-long series of commemorative lectures as a birthday present to Jane. Lectures will take place in cities around the world and we invite you to check this site often for lectures near you.
All New York lectures will be held at the landmark Eldridge Street Synagogue, known as the Museum at Eldridge Street, 12 Eldridge Street between Canal and Division.