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Publication details for Professor Janet Stewart2009 Public Speaking in the City: Debating and Shaping the Urban Experience, Palgrave Macmillan, 192 pp.
- Publication type: Authored book
- ISSN/ISBN: 978-0-230-21809-3
- Further publication details on publisher web site
Author(s) from Durham
Providing a compelling analysis of debates in and about the modern city, this book draws upon architecture, history, literary studies, new media and sociology to explore the multiple connections between location, speech and the emerging modern metropolis. It concludes by reflecting on public speaking in the construction of the virtual city.