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Broken Edges: Cities and Other Ruins

Public lecture hosted by LSE Cities in partnership with The Landmark Trust

LSE Cities hosted an event on the role of ruins in the remaking of cultural as well as urban heritage, with a special focus on the restoration of Astley Castle. Our platform in this rich debate included, Witherford, Watson Mann Architects, The Landmark Trust, and The Sir John Soane’s Museum.

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  • William Mann

    Witherford Watson Mann Architects

  • Stephen Witherford

    Witherford Watson Mann Architects

  • Anna Keay

    The Landmark Trust

  • Richard Sennett

    Richard Sennett is Professor of Sociology, LSE and University Professor of the Humanities, New York University.

  • Abraham Thomas

    Sir John Soane's Museum

  • Ricky Burdett

    Ricky Burdett is Professor of Urban Studies and Director of LSE Cities.