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Paul Walker

Paul Walker reviews 'The Architecture of Aftermath' by Terry Smith

April 2007, no. 290 01 April 2007
At the centre of this book is the story of the attack on the World Trade Center towers in New York on 9/11. Terry Smith’s focus is architectural: what does it mean for buildings that are supposed to shelter and sustain our lives so spectacularly to collapse? The WTC’s destruction raises this question so singularly, not only for those who immediately suffered – traumatised by the obliteration ... (read more)