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Phoebe Nobles

Phoebe Nobles is a free-lance writer in Brooklyn, N.Y.

Pie in the Sky or in the Oven Baking?: The 2012 Olympics in Williamsburg

Members of NYC2012, the privately funded non-profit group serving as New York’s Olympic bid committee, came to Williamsburg community groups over a year ago with a slickly packaged plan to make the five boroughs over into an Olympic city.


The Brooklyn Rail

JUL-AUG 2020

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