The practice of "Duplitecture" | Women and car culture | Brooklyn the global brand
Tuesday, April 2, 2013 |
A look at what's behind the rising Chinese practice of "duplitecture", where global cities and towns -- including places in France, Austria and England -- are painstakingly reproduced as habitable cities in China. Journalist Libby Copeland on why the auto industry gets women so wrong, and Jean Jennings, of JeanKnowsCars.com, a website aimed at making women feel more comfortable with car culture. Writer and critic Stephen Metcalf on how the New York borough of Brooklyn is rising as a global brand in places like Sweden and France.