New York’s little Poland is steadily and slowly disappearing. Many Poles and the Polish businesses are moving out to other neighborhoods, states, or even returning to Poland. But as the Polish small businesses move out, or transform, some of the children of Polish immigrants assimilate into the American environment and create new companies, often original and innovative. I would like to present my video hybrid Master's Project. I was reporting on the story in 2014 and 2015, during my studies at the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism in New York City. Some new changes in Greenpoint might, therefore, not be represented in the article and the video.

Close

Subscribe to get sent a digest of new articles by Joanna Socha

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.