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NON-FICTION WRITING: BOOKS, ESSAYS & ARTICLES

Adrian Hornsby’s non-fiction covers a broad range of interests in a style that combines high-level concepts with hard data and mordant observation. Prominent are the books The Good Analyst (IFG, 2012) and The Chinese Dream (010 Publishers, 2008, co-written with Neville Mars and the DCF). Essays and features, including numerous cover stories, have appeared in a variety of magazines, compendiums and intellectual reviews. He is a regular contributor to the Kilometer Zero Running Eye Blog.

BOOKS
thegoodanalyst The Good Analyst (IFG, 2012)
270 pages
Adrian Hornsby
tcd The Chinese Dream (010 Publishers, 2008)
784 pages, full colour hardcover
Adrian Hornsby, Neville Mars & the DCF

ESSAYS & ARTICLES

“I LIKE THE WAY YOU MOVE,” WHISPERED LONDON TO TOKYO. “YEAH RIGHT,” TOKYO SHOT BACK.
10/2012, 4,500 words, at the House of Lords for the Vision conference ‘Cities of the Future: Smart Ways to Move’

THE (VARIEGATED) OBSOLESCENCE OF THE LEFT/RIGHT DIVIDE IN BRITAIN
07/2011, 1,500 words, Vision Italy

THE PEOPLE SQUARED!
Tiananmen: power-planning Beijing 1949–2009
10/2009, 2,500 words, The Architectural Review

IMPLOSIONS INTO AN INNER VOID
Global architecture, the credit crunch and the irrepressible M. Derrida
09/2009, 5,000 words, Hunch 13, ed. S. Frausto, NAi Publishers

LIKE RATS
Democracy, sustainability and the urban form
04/2009, 6,800 words, Cluster

MAY THE WATER IN YOUR WELL TURN INTO BLACK SMELLY MUD, AND OTHER SAUDI CURSES
AJ feature on Saudi Arabia
02/2009, 3,000 words, Architects’ Journal

CHINA KEEP GROWING! BUT NOT LIKE THAT! I DON’T MEAN STOP! HURRY UP ALREADY! ONLY GROW BETTER!
Changing models
02/2009, 2,200 words, Urban China

THE ART OF KEYS
Profit and Loss in the Art Village Industry
01/2009, 1,000 words, Urban China

GET YOUR FILTHY PAINTBRUSH OFF MY WALL!
What does property means in China?
12/2008, 1,000 words, Architecture &

SOCIAL INVESTMENT
Investing in social enterprise for financial and non-financial blended returns
12/2008, 1,500 words, Philanthropy UK, A Guide to Giving, 3rd edition, sponsored by Coutts

DREAMING OF GOLDEN CLOUDS
AJ feature on Abu Dhabi
10/2008, 4,000 words, Architects’ Journal

HIGHER HORIZONS (BUT DON’T FORGET WHO’S BOSS)
Beijing Beyond the Olympics
08/2008, 2,500 words, Architects’ Journal

ODDMENTS OF JOURNALISM

CITY MOBILIZATION: 2009 SHENZHEN ARCHITECTURE & URBANISM BIENNALE
02/2010, 1000 words, Architectural Review

CITY GROWTH TO BOOK SPRAWL
01/2010, 800 words, Architects' Journal

NEAPOLITAN MONSTER NIGHT
Musings upon Kyoto of the Cities
05/2009, 1,000 words, The Architectural Review

FIRE RAGING SWEETLY
Beijing’s TVCC tower blaze
04/2009, 1,000 words, The Architectural Review