The Edge Becomes the Center: An Oral History of Gentrification in the 21st Century
Released! 05/12/2015
The Edge Becomes the Center: An Oral History of Gentrification in the 21st Century
by DW Gibson
Hardcover

The groundbreaking oral history that tells the stories of New Yorkers effecting and affected by gentrification

If you live in a city―and every year, more and more Americans do―you’ve seen firsthand how gentrification has transformed our surroundings, altering the way cities look, feel, cost, and even smell.

Over the last few years, journalists, policymakers, critics, and historians have all tried to explain just what it is that happens when new money and new re... read more