Voices of Lefferts: The Flatbush-PLG Community Writing Journal
Vol. 3, No. 1: Summer 2020
In this issue:
Aubrey Marquez: A Man of Dignity Who Channeled Another Era
Steven “Definition” Rice
In All My Black Boy Joy
Summers in the Village, Prospect Lefferts Gardens
Where Souls of Lefferts Gardens Meet Crown Heights
Sue and Me
A Community History of COVID-19: Excerpts of oral history interviews
Sue Yellin discusses facing eviction during COVID-19 and her ongoing struggle to find affordable housing.
Cameron Page describes his experience working as a hospitalist at Downstate Medical Center at the height and epicenter of the outbreak.
Carmen Castillo-Barrett reports on how teachers and students have adapted to remote learning, and highlights the importance of science education.
The COVID Diaries: A Medley of Reflections on the Pandemic
The Day I Have Planned, by Billy Richling
Journal: April 15, 2020—Day 35, by Noel Hefele
Rituals, Surprises, Play and Imagination as Medicine in the Time of Corona, by Wendy Cole
The Sound of Sirens, by Norma Williams
Questions I Have Always Asked, by Cal DeJesus