Daniel Brook

Daniel Brook is a journalist and author whose latest book, A History of Future Cities, was published in February.

Culturebox
Feb. 25 2013 5:41 AMSlumdogs, MillionairesThanks to Mumbai’s land reform act, the very rich and very poor have become next-door neighbors.
Foreigners
Jan. 18 2013 2:11 PMEast Meets West CoastSnoop Dogg tours India, where rap lyrics are under fire.
Culturebox
May 15 2012 11:15 AMThe Wire vs. TremeDavid Simon hosts a battle of the bands between Baltimore and New Orleans.
Dispatches
Sept. 9 2009 7:03 AMMohamed Atta Confronts the Historic Muslim Monuments and Modern High-Rises of Cairo
Culturebox
April 29 2008 6:23 PMMickey Mouse OperationForget Miley Cyrus. Check out Disney's Chinese underwear ad.
Jurisprudence
Feb. 21 2013 11:58 AMNew York Should Hate the Voting Rights ActWhy the city is taking a principled stand to defend it.
Jurisprudence
Nov. 27 2012 1:11 PMForeign InfluenceCan a death row inmate in Virginia save his life by claiming he’s Ukrainian?
Dispatches
Sept. 10 2009 9:40 AMIn Aleppo, Syria, Mohamed Atta Thought He Could Build the Ideal Islamic City
Dispatches
Sept. 8 2009 9:32 AMWhat Can We Learn About Mohamed Atta From His Work as a Student of Urban Planning?
Architecture
Dec. 26 2007 11:24 AMIt's Way Too Easy Being GreenThe decidedly dupable system for rating a building's greenness.
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