Anthony Flint is a fellow and director of public affairs at the Lincoln Institute of Land Policy. He is the author of Wrestling with Moses: How Jane Jacobs Took on New York's Master Builder and Transformed the American City (Random House 2009) and This Land: The Battle over Sprawl and the Future of America (Johns Hopkins University Press 2006), and co-editor of Smart Growth Policies: An Evaluation of Programs and Outcomes (Lincoln Institute 2009). His most recent book is Modern Man: The Life of Le Corbusier, Architect of Tomorrow (Amazon 2014).
Flint has been a journalist for over 25 years, primarily at the Boston Globe, a policy advisor on smart growth for Massachusetts state government, and a visiting scholar and Loeb Fellow at Harvard University’s Graduate School of Design. He is a regular contributor to the Atlantic Monthly’s "The Atlantic Cities," as well as Citiwire, Next City, Planning magazine, Planetizen, Architecture Boston, and many other publications; as well as author of the Lincoln Institute blog At Lincoln House and Developing Stories at the author's website. Wrestling with Moses won a Christopher Award in 2010.