English, 16 Pages, 2011
Culture Class: Art, Creativity, Urbanism, Part II
Color printed version of e-flux journal #23 from march 2011.
"Soon after the collapse of the millennial New Economy that was supposed to raise all boats, Richard Florida, in his best-selling book The Rise of the Creative Class (2002), instituted a way of talking about the “creative class”—the same class put center stage by Sharon Zukin, David Brooks, and Paul Fussell—in a way that framed it as a target group and a living blueprint for urban planners." (…)