On being touched, but not obliged, in Northfield, Minnesota

An extract from Smith’s new book, “Rethinking Mythogeography”.

Podcast: Parklife

Duh, d-duh, d-duh, d-duh-duh.

On the joys of being lost in a new city

Just don't call me a flâneur.

Dubai and New York are both grand, vertiginous cities. So why is only one of them full of surprises?

"If you find other people irritating, Dubai is very attractive."

On the psychogeography of derelict space

Not all streets are created equal.