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The Last Winter Dance Party of America

by 12/15/2014

It’s 1957, and the three of us, Jacky,Vinnie from 19th Street, and me, are doing this Brooklyn strut sort of [...]

Exhaustion, Faith, or Madness

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A group of Asian teenage boys with shaved heads slows down in front of me. It is around 7 pm, [...]

An Unsentimental Education

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In a school full of hard cases, Theresa Fulife was the hardest. She looked like the oldest kid in the [...]

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