stuff you should be following

blogs, podcasts, twitter accounts, etc.



Gerry Canavan – Incredibly diverse, if erratic, link dumps
Clusterfuck Nation – Updates every Monday like clockwork, but unfortunately the historically sharp-witted Jim Kunstler has started to sound a little grumpy old man.
Unplanned Atlanta
Strong Towns
Architecture Here & There – Great classical architecture blog
ATL Urbanist – Defunct blog, but still full of tons of great material
Peak Oil News
The Automatic Earth – Can be a bit wonky, but well-researched and interesting
Peak Prosperity – Far more upbeat than the titles suggests
Gin & Tacos – Politics and education humor


Gerry Canavan
Hunter Lovins
Jeff Speck
Strong Towns
Peak Prosperity
Ta-Nehisi Coates
Imaginary Cities
Extinction Symbol
Johnetta Elzie
Unplanned Atlanta
Joyce Carol Oates
Max Blau
Congress of the New Urbanism
Terry Kearns
Darin ATL
Alain de Botton
Bill McKibben
David Graeber
The Automatic Earth


The Geography of Nowhere: The Rise and Decline of America’s Man-Made Landscape By James Howard Kunstler
Supply Shock: Economic Growth at the Crossroads and the Steady State Solution By Brian Czech
Suburban Nation: The Rise of Sprawl and the Decline of the American Dream by Jeff Speck
Debt – Updated and Expanded: The First 5,000 Years By David Graeber
On Violence By Hannah Arendt
The Death and Life of Great American Cities by Jane Jacobs
Infinite Jest By David Foster Wallace
The Surrender Experiment: My Journey into Life’s Perfection By Michael Singer


Jim Kunstler
Strong Towns