October 9: Essay: The Lowell Experiment

For Wed., Oct. 9, please read Cathy Stanton, The Lowell Experiment. In your essay, discuss how Lowell transformed, in effect, from an industrial city to an industrial city museum. Who was responsible for this transformation? How do tourists experience the place? What lessons can we learn from Lowell as we think about the potential for curating our own city?

October 9: Essay: The Lowell Experiment