The author of Pops: A Life of Louis Armstrong recalls his early days in Manhattan when he was a young man from a small town in search of the City.
sprawl Saturday, April 10, 2010 - 4:40pm
One of my friends already told me about this place and I do not regret that I found this article.
Shana Cohen Tuesday, January 5, 2010 - 1:55am
How refreshing to read an account of the classic American migration from small town to metropole that does not pose them in moral or cultural opposition. That he avoids these shopworn polarities demonstrates the capacity of creative individuals to make the most of their aesthetic lives with whatever resources lie closest to hand.
Max Hockley Monday, January 4, 2010 - 10:01am
Very interesting podcast. I liked how Teachout described New York as a "cafeteria of culture."
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