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Adriana Simoneta

Adriana Simoneta is a writer based in Manhattan.

¿Qué? to the MTA

If you wonder what those Spanish signs in New York City subway stations say, you’re not alone. So do many of the 2.1 million Latinos who live here.

Developing Venezuela’s Beauty "Industry"

Even at the airport, the women in Venezuela always look put together. From the passport and customs officials in fitted crisp shirts to the bathroom attendants in thigh-high uniforms and French manicures, the women take great pride in their appearance.


The Brooklyn Rail

JUNE 2020

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