Jane Holtz Kay

Jane Holtz Kay was the architecture and planning critic for The Nation and the author of Asphalt Nation: How the Automobile Took Over America and How We Can Take It Back. Jane Jacobs said the book had “given us a profound way of seeing the automobile’s ruinous impact on American life.” The New York Times called her “a prophet of climate change.” She died in November 2012.


Date Recorded Program Title Handle
2000: 03/09 Asphalt Nation: The Paving of America KAYJ001