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Otium is our biannual journal. Through this publication, we hope to preserve Doug Allen’s legacy and build on that foundation with original articles, transcriptions of his legendary History of Urban Form course, interviews, and other resources that explore Doug’s influence and advance his ideas.

Digital editions are available for free at the links below:

Issue 01, Fall 2016

Issue 02, Summer 2017

Issue 03, Winter 2018

Or receive a printed edition of Otium for $35/issue. Of course, you are always welcome to pay more :’) Click here to purchase a hardcopy of Otium Issue 03.

The Douglas C. Allen Institute is a nonprofit, 501(c)3 organization. Any financial contribution is tax deductible to the fullest extent under the law.