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An urban geographer's journey through the changing landscape of gentrification

Writer, urban geographer and guest blogger Loretta Lees has been researching gentrification on and off now for 27 years. Her interest was triggered asĀ an undergraduate student by a tour of the gentrifying Lower East Side in New York City. 1,005 more words

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St. Marks Is Dead Coming November 2, 2015

This is a photo of me as a baby with my mother on St. Marks Place and First Avenue in 1976. I have been writing a book about St. 94 more words