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Chuck Wolfe

Chuck Wolfe

Chuck Wolfe provides a unique perspective about cities as a London and Seattle-based urbanist writer, photographer, land use consultant and attorney. He is currently a Visiting Scholar at KTH University (Royal Institute of Technology) in Stockholm, and a long-time Affiliate Associate Professor in the College of Built Environments at the University of Washington, where he teaches land-use law at the graduate level. Wolfe is author of two Island Press books, Urbanism Without Effort (2013, rev. pending 2018),and Seeing the Better City (2016), which recently informed his work as a Fulbright Specialist in Cairns and Townsville, Australia. He has contributed regularly on urban development topics to several publications, including CityLab, The Atlantic, The Huffington Post, CityMetric, GoverningPlanetizen. He blogs at myurbanist.com.

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