DOUGLAS QUENQUA

writer and editor

Planting a Flag for Los Sures

If you live in Brooklyn, odds are good you’re either gentrifying or being gentrified. Nowhere is this more obvious right now than in South Williamsburg, or “Los Sures,” where the latino residents are quickly being displaced by the coffeehouse crowd that long ago took over the north side. This story takes a look at a handful of new bars and clubs that have opened up there lately, and how they represent a battle for the soul of the neighborhood. In the Thursday Style section, a Bolder Latin Beat in Brooklyn.

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Filed under: 2010, Douglas Quenqua, New York Times,

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ABOUT DOUGLAS QUENQUA

Currently Editor in Chief of Campaign US, former writer for the New York Times, Fast Company, Columbia Magazine, Redbook, The New York Observer, Wired, the New York Post and others. I write about media, science, culture, lifestyle and tech. Every so often, I post my writing here. It's pronounced Kwen'-kwah. Contact: Doug [dot] Quenqua [@] gmail.com

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