In October I am speaking in Washington, DC to the Community Development Interest Group at the National Assembly of State Arts Agencies annual conference, Assembly 2012. (That was a mouthful!) They are going to be focusing on Creative Placemaking. When asked what my topic would be, it seemed like "Beyond Placemaking" might be energizing, for them and for me. I've written previously (Creative Placemaking) about my concern that "placemaking" might … [Read more...]