A Dream Foreclosed

The Great Eviction and the Fight to Live in America

By Laura Gottesdiener; R. Black (Artist)
(Zuccotti Park Press, Paperback, 9781884519215, 224pp.)

Publication Date: April 2013

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Description

A searing exploration of homeownership, freedom, and the American Dream in light of the ongoing financial crisis and mass foreclosure.




About the Author

Laura Gottesdiener: Laura Gottesdiener is a freelance journalist and social justice activist living in New York City. She has written for The Huffington Post, Ms. magazine, The Arizona Republic, The New Haven Advocate and other publications. She won the John Hersey Prize at Yale University for a body of journalistic work and was a national finalist for the Norman Mailer Nonfiction Award for her 2009 investigation of girls’ wrestling. he was actively in the Occupy movement and lived in Zuccotti Park from early October 2011 until the NYPD raid of November 15, 2011. A Dream Foreclosed: The Great Eviction and the Fight to Live in America is her first book.


R. Black: R. Black is a graphic artist whose posters are widely used in the Occupy movement. His web site is: http://rblack.org/

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