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: You Make it All Possible: Indigenous to the Hood

This is actually quite a good essay, about a Westsider who ventures to Watts on one of those “hood tours.” At least she’s self-aware.

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The here of Watts is pastel houses with window gratings in curly patterns. Here is yard sales with bins full of stuffed animals and used…

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      This is actually quite a good essay, about a Westsider who ventures to Watts on one of those “hood tours.” At least...
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      I think the above about the pastel houses captures the odd lack of awareness (as do the Sontag quotes— which makes me...
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