A writer and environmentalist, Ken Worpole is one of
Britain’s most influential writers on architecture, landscape
and public policy issues. He has an Honorary Doctorate from Middlesex
University, and is a Senior Professor at The Cities Institute,
London Metropolitan University.
He has served on the UK government Urban Green Spaces Task Force,
and has been an adviser to the Commission for Architecture
and the Built Environment (CABE) and the Heritage Lottery Fund
“For many years, Ken Worpole has been one of the shrewdest
and sharpest observers of the English social landscape” The Independent
Ken will be speaking on
and Cities on 1st February 2010, giving a version of his contribution to the book
What is Radical Politics Today?
(Edited by Jonathan Pugh).