Rebuilding After 9/11

Will Self reflects from the top of the new One World Trade Center in New York on the challenge of rebuilding after the destruction of 9.11.

"The downtown site, mired in ground sacred to mammon, has mixed into it a complex mulch of private rights and public responsibilities: to harmonise these competing interests in the frozen music of architecture has proved a gruelling compositional task.".

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A Point of View: Rebuilding after 9/11

A Point of View: Rebuilding after 9/11

Is the new World Trade Center a fitting memorial, asks Will Self.

 

Read Will Self's article on the BBC News website

 

 

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ParticipantWill Self
ProducerSheila Cook

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