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Karilyn Crockett

October 20, Dudley Square
Karilyn Crockett is an independent scholar and the director of Economic Policy & Research for the City of Boston. She holds a PhD in American studies from Yale University. Crockett’s book, People Before Highways: Boston Activists, Urban Planners and a New Movement for City Making, was lauded by the Boston Globe for being a “tightly woven tale that reminds us of the strength of people to make change, and the collaborative nature of what it means to build a city.”