Press Coverage

The Lung Block – NYC Department of Records and Information Services Press Release

Lucie Levine, “The Lower East Side’s forgotten Lung Block: The Italian community lost to ‘slum clearance’” in 6sqft (April 25, 2019)

“The Lung Block: A New York City Slum & Its Forgotten Italian Immigrant Community” in NYC DORIS Blog (April 26, 2019)

“The Lung Block: One Man’s Obsession with a Family Mystery” The Graduate Center, CUNY (May 9, 2019)

“A Family Mystery and the Deadliest Block in NYC” in SUM Research (May 13, 2019)

Karen Pennar, “‘The Lung Block’ – Disrupting the Narrative of Italian Immigrants” in Voices of New York (May 20, 2019)

Giulia Pozzi, “Il ‘Lung Block’ di NY: quando gli immigrati “che portano la tubercolosi” eravamo noi” in La Voce di New York (June 01, 2019)

Iuri Moscardi, “New York, l’ombra dietro le luci: la storia dimenticata del Lung Block” in La Stampa (July 25, 2019)

Francesco Landolfi, “Mostra: The Lung Block: A New York City Slum & Its Forgotten Italian Immigrant Community” in Altreitalie (December 2019)