As day one of the fair comes to a close, the Remembering YoU team would like to thank the many community members and friends who came out to see the exhibits, booths, performances, and other programming during our day-long celebration of U Street! We look forward to hosting the community again tomorrow, for yet another… Read More Day 1 of Remembering YoU Fair Comes to a Close!
Project introduction: Gentrification involves not only the physical displacement of communities, but the erasure of the history of those communities in the site of their original homes. As the physical environment is transformed through development and as people scatter, gentrifying neighborhoods become sites of historical and archival loss. In turn, this loss furthers gentrification, as… Read More Welcome to “Remembering YoU”