July 2, 2020

I have had the great good fortune to fall in love—no, not with a person, though that has happened to me as well. I fell in love with an entire population—community gardeners all over New York City. This love emerged out of a research project about people rehabilitating abandoned buildings through sweat equity labor. As…

May 26, 2020

I am pleased to announce the release of the E-book version of The Struggle for Eden: Community Gardens in New York City.  I am happy to be able to make this book, originally released only as a hardcover, available to a wider audience. This book is a portrayal of the political, economic, and cultural history…

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