Voices of Lefferts, Vol. 3 No. 1

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Voices of Lefferts: The Flatbush-PLG Community Writing Journal

Vol. 3, No. 1: Summer 2020

In this issue:

Richard Lubell
Aubrey Marquez: A Man of Dignity Who Channeled Another Era

Steven “Definition” Rice
In All My Black Boy Joy

Jo-Laine Duke-Collins
Summers in the Village, Prospect Lefferts Gardens

Claudette Murray
Where Souls of Lefferts Gardens Meet Crown Heights

Brenda Edwards
Sue and Me 

Cameron Gipson
Cognitive Dissonance

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


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