San Diego Sci-Fi Author Imagines Megamalls From The Future

By Maureen Cavanaugh, Michael Lipkin on May 24, 2016

While malls may not be essential civic spaces, thinking about futuristic malls leads to questions about what human interaction and commerce will look like 60 years from now, according to Sheldon Brown...

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For more information about the event, please visit http://imagination.ucsd.edu.

The Arthur C Clarke Center for Human Imagination
http://imagination.ucsd.edu/index.html

Vernor Vinge, Award-Winning Novelist
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vernor_Vinge

Sheldon Brown
Director, UC San Diego The Arthur C. Clarke Center for Human Imagination
http://imagination.ucsd.edu/index.html#people
Professor, UC San Diego Department of Visual Arts
http://visarts.ucsd.edu/faculty/sheldon-brown
http://sheldon-brown.net

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This is a parking lot of a shopping mall in Edmonton, Canada before it opened, May 9, 2008. It is based on a new concept where no slots are defined, letting people choose how and where to park their car.
Image is courtesy of KPBS.

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