A new anthology showcases San Francisco's diversity in the face of gentrification
Gentrification may be changing the racial demographics of San Francisco. But census data show people of color makeup over half of the city’s population.
The collection features works by over 70 contributors that show the diverse experiences and cultural richness of San Francisco. KALW’s Jeneé Darden spoke with the book’s editor Shizue Seigel.
"I had been thinking because of gentrification people of color were the endangered species. And we survived because of our enduring values, spiritual values, and our connection with history — with the land and each other."
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