99% Invisible

346- Palaces for the People

44:07 | Mar 19th

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Social Infrastructure is the glue that binds communities together, and it is just as real as the infrastructure for water, power, or communications, although it's often harder to see. But Eric Klinenberg says that when we invest in social infrastruct...Show More


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mmApr 8th

If you love libraries, you need to listen to this episode on why social infrastructure like libraries are so important to communities. 📚

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epekilisApr 7th

An ode to the importance of libraries as social infrastructure; vital and evolving common spaces that help keep our communities healthy and connected.

dannyApr 7th

I wholeheartedly agree with this sentiment. Still spend time at the library working on Podyssey 😁

mmApr 8th

@epekilis - Just listened to and loved it! Thanks for echoing!

jspinelleApr 14th

Thanks for sharing! Very fitting for National Libraries Week!