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Abby Scher

ABBY SCHER was founding director of Independent Press Association-New York from 2000 to 2005. She is a sociologist and journalist living in Brooklyn.

After 9/11, Listening to the City

In September 2001, the Independent Press Association-New York office was only steps from ground zero, a one-person cubical space sharing with two other one-person nonprofits.


The Brooklyn Rail

JUL-AUG 2020

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