A weekly round-up of articles and essays selected by the Four Freedoms Park Conservancy staff. Happy Friday, all!
Our must-read this week:
Life above 800 feet on a city relentlessly on the rise: New York, New York.
The dictator's architecture and what western architects can learn from Africa. Rescuing Roosevelt Island's rare abstract WPA murals, and restoring one of the world's oldest libraries. A progressive synagogue finds a new home. Stunning memorials for the future, and designing modern mosques.