cities

A new book looks at how "Game of Thrones," social media and more can cultivate a locale's image.

The endeavoring role of cities like Toronto, Canada and São Paulo, Brazil in the international system.

Chew Jetty in Malaylsia’s George Town attracts tourists by the boatload. Historic homes are now commercial stalls branded with neon signs; one-time fishermen peddle T-shirts, magnets and postcards. The daily intrusion has clearly taken a toll: windows are boarded, “no photo” signs are pervasive, and tenants quickly vanish at the sight of a foreign face.

Empire State Building

Nicholas Cull discusses the growing role of city diplomacy and the emergence of the global city.

The exhibition "Post-Oil City: The History of the City's Future" presents a host of innovative city planning projects in Asia, Africa, and the Americas. Looking both to the past and to the future, the exhibition assembles eleven contemporary projects...

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