Recently I was pleased to contribute reviews of two films to Films for the Feminist Classroom. The films were Come Hell or High Water: The Battle for Turkey Creek and Changing Face of Harlem.
This exciting collection has just become available! Win Curran and Trina Hamilton have brought together scholars of environmental gentrification to explore the idea of “just green enough.”
This photo essay tells the story of my research into environmental gentrification in the Junction, Toronto. For over ten years, (2000-2010) I lived in a formerly industrial Toronto area that was considered by some to be “too shitty to even wreck.” Gentrification seemed a distant threat… but was it?