Tuesday, August 25, 2009

The BX

"I saw where I used to live – I saw burned-out lots. I saw kids in the middle of burned-out lots acting like kids would anywhere else, and I photographed them.... I really didn't photograph a lot of the rubble – I photographed the life that persisted in the middle of all of this."

Photographer David Gonzalez returns to his home, the South Bronx, through photos he took there in 1979. Click here for his audio slideshow, and here to read the full article at
The New York Times.

All photography David Gonzalez

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