Charles Montgomery is an award-winning journalist and urban engagement specialist. He is also the author of The Shark God, which won the 2005 Charles Taylor Prize for literary nonfiction under its Canadian title, The Last Heathen. Visit him at charlesmontgomery.ca.
After decades of unchecked sprawl, more people than ever are moving back to the city. Dense urban living has been prescribed as a panacea for the environmental and resource crises of our time. But is it better or worse for our happiness? Are subways, side...[SEE MORE]