Greg Barila

Journalist. Editor. Social Media specialist.

David Simon on the fall and fall of American civilization

David Simon, creator of the critically acclaimed HBO TV series' The Corner, The Wire and Treme on the disintegration of civil society in American cities like Detroit, his native Baltimore and New Orleans.
Simon, a former crime reporter with the Baltimore Sun, was speaking at the BMW Guggenheim Lab in New York City, on August 31, 2011. Find out more about the Lab, a mobile ideas space, traveling the world over six years to inspire innovative ideas for urban life.