Talking Gentrification with Documentary, My Brooklyn


Sadly, gentrification is too often a code word for erasing diversity – racial, economic, social, and political. We recently learned about My Brooklyn, a documentary exploring changes within New York City’s iconic borough since 2001. Swanky condominiums and retail stores began appearing, transforming the landscape.

The film screening (suggested donation of $5) and discussion on Thursday, June 20, 7pm at MICA’s new graduate center (131 W. North Ave.) are hosted by our favorite radicals, Red Emma’s and Station North Arts & Entertainment. Stay afterwards for dialogue moderated by John Duda and Kate Khatib.

Check out the conversation on the Marc Steiner show.

Emelda De Coteau
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3 Replies to “Talking Gentrification with Documentary, My Brooklyn”

  1. Man! I hate that I missed that ! But, im gonna try and find that film elsewhere… I anyone knows a link where I can find the film, please do share!

      1. Thanks so much, Kelly! Will do. We missed the screening & really want to view the film!

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