Rethink Your Public Space: Community Events in Gentrified Brooklyn

  • Sara Martucci
  • Published 2013

Abstract

Retail and demographic gentrification is well documented in the social sciences, but few studies have examined the impact of this process on a neighborhood’s public spaces. This paper focuses on an annual street closure event in Williamsburg, Brooklyn -a former working class neighborhood that is now attracting wealthy members of the upper class… (More)

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