Roberta Brandes Gratz

Roberta Brandes Gratz is an award-winning journalist and urban critic. She is author of the classic, The Living City: Thinking Small in a Big Way, (1989, Simon & Schuster), Cities Back From the Edge: New Life For Downtown (1998, John Wiley & Sons) and the recent Battle For Gotham: New York in the Shadow of Robert Moses & Jane Jacobs (2010, Nation Books).