Jane Jacobs at 100

jane-jacobsRobert Kanigel, author of the new biography Eyes on the Street: The Life of Jane Jacobs (Knopf, 2016), will give an author talk and conduct a book signing at Burns Library on Oct. 12 at 4 p.m. Burns Library is home to the archives of Jacobs, a pioneer of urban planning and city design. Kanigel is also the author of The Man Who Knew Infinity, which was a finalist for the National Book Critics Circle Award and the Los Angeles Times Book Prize. Kanigel recently discussed his book with Publishers Weekly Radio (beginning at 11:26).

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