Birmingham’s nameless spaces Paul Farley and Michael…

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Birmingham’s nameless spaces

Paul Farley and Michael Symmons Roberts have written a book – Edgelands – in praise of England’s marginal places: the miles of parking lots, industrial estates, scrubby fields and derelict yards that exist on the edges of our cities. They take us on a tour of Birmingham’s nameless spaces (via Edgelands: Between the urban and the rural)