What We're Reading: Our Weekly Reading List, August 7, 2015

A weekly round-up of articles and essays selected by the Four Freedoms Park Conservancy staff. Happy Friday, all!


 #ilooklikeanengineer. The New Devil's Dictionary and why the summer is going by so quickly (at least for some). 

1946 dispatches from Hiroshima and this 390 year old bonsai tree survived the bombing. Reflecting on Nagasaki 70 years later. 

Traveling to another Roosevelt Island: Theodore Roosevelt Island. And Roosevelt Island's forward-thinking garbage system

The responsibility of architects, a history through buildings, and why your rent is so high. How many World War I memorials does one park need?