In Alan Durning’s keynote address at the 2015 Build Small, Live Large conference at Portland State University last month, Sightline Institute director Alan Durning discussed how living small has not only been normal until very recently but is still normal for the vast majority of the globe.
And check out the following for more information about building small:
- Alan’s 2013 ebook, Unlocking Home, discussing several key obstacles to affordable housing that could be solved just by striking a few lines from municipal law books
- Two photo essays on living large in small homes and managing tiny houses… with kids!
- Our popular Family-Friendly Cities series, on the policies and infrastructure some cities are pursuing to realize a vision of compact, lively, dense, and truly diverse urban neighborhoods