The New Yorker: Article and Video

This week’s New Yorker  magazine features an excellent New-Yorker-article-length article by Nick Paumgarten about the redevelopment of Governors Island. The video below follows a tour with Paumgarten and Leslie Koch, the president of the Governors Island Preservation and Education Corporation.

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2 Responses

  1. This piece, by staff writer for the New Yorker,Paumgarten was facinating and informative at the same time.
    I could not put it down.
    A good read!

  2. […] on August 28, 2009 by Ellen We’ve had a few questions about the title of the New Yorker article on Governors Island that came out this week. The article was titled “Useless Beauty,” […]

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