Encore Booknotes

Encore Booknotes: "Asphalt Nation: How the Automobile Took Over America and How We Can Take it Back"

Jane Holtz Kay

About the Program

In "Asphalt Nation" Jane Holtz Kay analyses the relationship between Americans and their cars. She appeared on Booknotes in 1997 to talk about the impact that automobiles have on communities, the environment, and the economy. 

About the Authors

Jane Holtz Kay

Jane Holtz Kay is a journalist and architecture critic for The Nation and is the author of "Preserving New England" and "Lost Boston." Her writing has been featured in Architecture, Landscape Architecture, Preservation, The New York Times and the Boston Globe.
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Encore Booknotes: "Asphalt Nation:  How the Automobile Took Over America and How We Can Take it Back"

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Past Airings

  • Saturday, March 29th at 6pm (ET)
  • Saturday, November 19th at 6pm (ET)
  • Saturday, October 16th at 6pm (ET)
  • Saturday, June 24th at 6pm (ET)
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