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Speaker(s): Will Alsop, Professor Rosemary Ashton, Leo Hollis, Hans Ulrich Obrist
Chair: Dr Fran Tonkiss

Recorded on 13 February 2010 at Sheikh Zayed Theatre, New Academic Building

How do we attempt to understand the sprawling "modern Babylon" that is London, with its layers of social, political and cultural history? Can art, architecture and literature help us to 'read' this complex city?

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