DW Gibson

DW Gibson

Biography

DW Gibson is the author of the awarding-winning book The Edge Becomes the Center: An Oral History of Gentrification in the Twenty-First Century and Not Working: People Talk About Losing a Job and Finding Their Way in Today’s Changing Economy. He shared a National Magazine Award for his work on “This Is the Story of One Block in Bed-Stuy, Brooklyn” for New York Magazine. His work has also appeared in Harper’s,The New York Times, The Washington PostThe NationThe Village Voice, and The Caravan. Gibson has been a contributor to NPR’s All Things Considered and “There Goes the Neighborhood,” a podcast co-produced by WNYC and The Nation. His documentary film, Not Working, a companion to the book, is available through Films Media Group. His directorial debut, Pants Down, premiered at Anthology Film Archives in New York.

Buy Gibson’s most recent book The Edge Becomes the Center

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Events with DW Gibson

A Screening of the Controversial Brazilian film “Aquarius,” starring Sonia Braga

02 May 2017
6:00 pm-8:00 pm
ALAMO DRAFTHOUSE
445 Albee Square W #4,
Brooklyn, NY 11201