Resources & Suggested Reading

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A running list (frequently updated) of resources and suggested reading in regard to my senior thesis or things relating to Flâneurs, Urban Space, Situationists, etc. Updated to include interesting blogs and social media accounts related to urban space exploration and flâner-ing.

The Arcades Project by Walter Benjamin

The Poetics of Space by Gaston Bachelard

Flâneuse: Women Walk the City in Paris, New York, Tokyo, Venice, and London by Lauren Elkin

The Architecture of Happiness by Alain de Botton

Homo Ludens: A Study of the Play-Element in Culture by Johan Huizinga

The Urban Revolution, Critique of Everyday Life, The Production of Space, and Writings on Cities  by Henri Lefebvre

All Over Coffee by Paul Madonna

In Praise of Shadows by Jun’ichirō Tanizaki

The City and the City by China Miéville

Visions of the City: Utopianism, Power, and Politics in Twentieth-Century Urbanism by David Pinder