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Stephanie Wargin

Stephanie Wargin is a writer based in Brooklyn.

Bill Batson and the Subway People

The lives of the millions that make up the city are totally forgotten,” says Brooklyn artist and activist Bill Batson of our celebrity-obsessed culture. “I elevate the commuter to the status of a significant part of recorded history. Art can do that.”


The Brooklyn Rail

JUL-AUG 2020

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