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VIRTUAL - Inga Saffron | Becoming Philadelphia: How an Old American City Made Itself New Again

Wed, June 17, 2020 7:30 P.M.

Cost: FREE

Watch Inga Saffron live on Crowdcast at 7:30 p.m. And be sure to register in advance! 

Architectural critic for the Philadelphia Inquirer for more than 20 years, Inga Saffron won the 2014 Pulitzer Prize for her sagacious critiques of urbanism, planning, and Philly’s hyper-rapid transformation after a half-century slump. An Inquirer writer since 1985, she worked as the paper’s suburban reporter and Eastern European correspondent, was a Loeb Fellow at the Harvard University Graduate School of Design in 2012, and in 2018 was awarded the prestigious Vincent Scully Prize by the National Building Museum. Becoming Philadelphia is a collection of Saffron’s most insightful newspaper columns.