10227Re: [carfree_cities] Re: DPZ's latest
- May 4, 2007Hi All,
>There's no better model than the medieval agrarian village - for aI should perhaps already have mentioned that Carfree Design Manual
>working agrarian community. Are these buyers really going to farm?
>Will they even be allowed to?
>There is one thing lacking in the legacy of the Arts and Crafts
>movement, namely a creative appreciation of medieval urban forms. It
>belatedly needs to be redressed: but this doesn't quite do it.
nearly carried the sub-title: The New Medievalism. I'm not going
to use that, as it will confuse many people. There are, however,
a great many advantages to medieval urban arrangements, and I'm
pleased to see that some people are recognizing this, even if
the result is imperfect.
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