9-11: The Architectural Aftermath

Michael Sorkin discusses the impact of Sept. 11 on culture and architecture.
January 14, 2002, 8am PST | Abhijeet Chavan | @legalaidtech
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"The World Trade Center tragedy has a particular significance for us as architects: buildings were the immediate cause of the death of five thousand people. This horror forces us to examine fundamental assumptions about the integrity of structure, about the logic of such concentrations of people, about height. What exactly is our responsibility here?"

Thanks to Abhijeet Chavan

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Published on Sunday, January 13, 2002 in MetropolisMag.com
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