Conversation with Becky Nicolaides, From Green Acres to Suburban Poverty
10899 Wilshire Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90024
Informal and countrified blue-collar suburbs echo the tradition of the American homestead in which workshops, gardens, and elements of subsistence agriculture live alongside dwelling space. From these communities, the “silent majority” of the 1960s emerged. Subsequently, they housed new populations,which public policy has done little to stabilize.
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