Rotten Apple's Rise: New York City's Rebirth in the 1970s-1980s

Campus: Brooklyn Campus

Subject: Sociology & History

Presentation Title: Rotten Apple's Rise: New York City's Rebirth in the 1970s-1980s

Faculty Members Name : Richard Greenwald

Faculty Contact Information: rgreenwald@sjcny.edu

Description of Presentation: In the 1970s NYC witnessed a crime wave, economic crisis and a general malaise. Yet, within the these conditions of burnout and fear, a new creative economy was being born. This presentation will discuss the rise of the creative economy of music, art, culture that helped revitalize the Big Apple.

Intended Audience: General

Hard/software needs: N/A

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