This year LSE Regional and Urban Planning Students designed a soundscape tour across different urban realities, spanning from San Luis, Mexico to Hong Kong, through many London boroughs, all the way to Singapore’s Esplanade.
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Our soundscape consists of sound samples roughly a minute long with an accompanying photograph and reflection to add context to the recorded sound. It spans from San Luis, Mexico to Hong Kong, through many London boroughs, all the way to Singapore’s Esplanade. These samples reveal insights into what is meaningful and valuable to each of us in an urban environment—whether it’s a space to gather with friends or a quiet green oasis in a bustling city.Hannah Leslie, Brittany Hsieh and Ana Carpenter