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Lucy’s Project

by 05/05/1998
Neighborhood: East Village

New York in the summer of 1981 was everything it wasn’t in the winter of 1979. Punk died instead of disco. The city was no longer bankrupt. Even the East Village showed signs of regeneration, since abandoned tenements can only be burned so many times before the ashes won’t catch fire. People had work. Mine […]