50 Years Later: An Interview with Jason Epstein, Editor of Jane Jacobs’ The Death and Life of Great American Cities

Fifty years ago Jane Jacobs chose a young, talented man to edit her first book, The Death and Life of Great American Cities. Jason Epstein will be joining Village Preservation to share his experience working with the revolutionary woman of the Village who we all know and love, and share how he sees this famous publication 50 years later. Mr. Epstein is an award-winning author himself and for many years was the editorial director at Random House. He will be interviewed by Anthony C. Wood, founder and chair of the New York Preservation Archive Project and author of Preserving New York.

Tuesday, October 4, 2011
6:30 pm

Hudson Park Branch Library
66 Leroy Street (off 7th Avenue South)