Daniel Arnold spent the last two months photographing parks in all five boroughs. The experience showed him “a very different pulse of the city.”
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AROUND THE WEB
- The Look: New York City Parks in the Summer: Romance, Games and a Performance for a Dying Tree
By DANIEL ARNOLD, JOANNA NIKAS and EVE LYONS - Saturday Sep 2, 2017
- Phone Booths Are Back in Times Square. No Quarters Required.
By TAMARA BEST - Wednesday Jul 5, 2017
“Once Upon a Place,” an installation in which immigrants’ oral histories can be listened to by phone, touches on themes like belonging and displacement.
- Marine Corps Plane Crash: The Victims
By THE NEW YORK TIMES - Thursday Jul 13, 2017
Family members and friends have begun identifying many of the 16 American service members who died on Monday when their plane crashed in rural Mississippi.
- ‘Snowfall’ Actor Amin Joseph on Show’s Importance: ‘We Can’t Whitewash’ Parts of History
By Carli Velocci, provided by
- Thursday Jul 20, 2017
Even when he stepped on a crack pipe when walking home from school, he didn’t think much of it.[...] the younger Joseph is similar to his character Jerome Saint in the FX show “Snowfall,” although Jerome doesn’t have the benefit of hindsight.In the series, John Singleton (“Boyz n the Hood”) tackles the crack cocaine epidemic of the 1980s through the eyes of people that would’ve lived through it.Unlike Franklin, who quickly establishes himself as an enthusiastic entrepreneurial genius, Jerome is comfortable dealing pot to people in his neighborhood.[...] he’s between his four squares of the corner.People of color are still getting incarcerated more harshly for possessing crack thanks to the panic that arose following its widespread distribution.The crack epidemic is a sore spot in that history thanks to all the harm it did to mostly communities of color.Taking into account what came about because of the crack cocaine epidemic then is more important to “Snowfall” than where the drug came from.“He was always really instrumental in letting us know the time period,” he continued.
- Welcome to the softer side of gutted Sears stores
By John Biggs - Monday Jun 12, 2017
If there is any indication of the cultural import and effect of the “millennials” – a term I dislike for reasons I will explain later – look no further than America’s malls. The Baby Boomer hubris and NIMBYism that sent malls into further and further orbits from city centers has come home to roost and it promises to change the face of retail in a big way. First,… Read More
- Could the Rockaways Survive Another Sandy?
By LUIS FERRÉ-SADURNÍ - Thursday Jul 13, 2017
Residents are bracing for the worst, wondering whether measures taken so far are enough to keep devastation of the Queens community at bay.