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Cities and Safety

Philip Dodd and guests reflect on safe cities past and present and discuss Joseph Conrad's terrorist novel The Secret Agent.

Tonight, Philip Dodd and guests reflect on safe cities, past and present - on how literature, technology, law and social engineering imagine safety and its absence in cities - and whether safe cities are in the end an oxymoron.

Philip is joined by urbanist and author, Adam Greenfield, writer Beatrix Campbell, criminologist Peter Fussey, director of The Runnymede Trust Omar Khan, and historian of London Jerry White, who will be discussing Joseph Conrad's terrorist novel, The Secret Agent.

Producer: Craig Templeton Smith.

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45 minutes

Credits

Role Contributor
Presenter Philip Dodd
Interviewed Guest Adam Greenfield
Interviewed Guest Beatrix Campbell
Interviewed Guest Peter Fussey
Interviewed Guest Omar Khan
Interviewed Guest Jerry White
Producer Craig Smith

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