Crossing
Thresholds
Issue

Whether played out in urban or natural landscapes, or in our very homes, Peeps Issue 02 brings readers stories of how people around the world are negotiating thresholds: how we all struggle to know where our “turf,” and our areas of responsibility in this world, begin and end.

Editorial

Not Wanted on the Rue Saint-Denis

The Rights of the Whanganui River

Being Together with Strangers

Research Mixology

Insights

The Fantasy of Rick’s Café

What we think we know about Casablanca, one of the most iconic cities in popular culture.

Insights

Syntax in the City

An urban design expert explains the science behind the signs and symbols of cities.

Insights

Welcome to the Cyber Village

How Indonesia’s RT 36 Taman Kampoeng (or Kampoeng Garden) became Kampoeng Cyber.

Insights

On the Origins of the Bathroom Lineup

Why the lines for women’s washrooms are always longer than men’s.

Insights

Orbiting the Imaginary

What images come to mind when you think of a future that includes human beings living in outer space?

Insights

Art and the City

An urban anthropologist examines how the public engages with Situated Cinema.

Editorial

Introducing Peeps Magazine Issue 02: Crossing Thresholds

Editorial for Peeps Issue 02 – Crossing Thresholds.


Archives

Forum Magazine Urban Culture

On Placemaking

Placemaking. It’s been called everything from a buzzword to a movement. It even comes in varieties like “creative.” But what is it? What makes it such a hot topic?

Magazine

Tech in Cuba: The Rhetoric and the Reality

Reflections on the role of politics and infrastructure in Cuba’s technological development.

Curation Design

‘Design Thinking’ is Changing the Way We Approach Problems ↗

University Affairs / 01.13.2016

Design Thinking is Changing the Way We Approach Problems: Why researchers in various disciplines are using the principles of design to solve problems big and small