Skid Row

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Los Angeles

Haddad, Natalie. "A 'People’s History' of Los Angeles’s Skid Row." ["Artists and activists have a long history in the Skid Row neighborhood. An online archive documents their stories and influence."]. Hyperallergie, August 24, 2020.

Meares, Hadley. "The early days of Skid Row." Curbed LA. Dec 14, 2017.

Skid Row History Project (Los Angeles).



Los Angeles

Stuart, Forrest. Down, Out, and Under Arrest: Policing and Everyday Life in Skid Row.

Rayner, Richard. A Bright and Guilty Place: Murder, Corruption and L.A.'s Scandalous Coming of Age.

Los Angeles Community Action Network. Downtown Blues: A Skid Row Reader; Freedom Now! Struggles for the Human Right to Housing in Los Angeles and Beyond.

Acting Like It Matters: John Malpede and the Los Angeles Poverty Department.

Buntin, John. L.A. Noir: The Struggle for the Soul of America's Most Seductive City.

Wolch, R. Jennifer. Skid Row USA.

Dear, Michael & Jennifer Wolch. Landscapes of Despair: From Deinstitutionalization to Homelessness.

The Los Angeles Sugar Ring: Inside the Old World of Old Money, Bootleggers and Gambling Barons.

Pinney, Thomas. The City of Vines: A History of Wine in Los Angeles.

DePastino, Todd. Citizen Hobo: How a Century of Homelessness Shaped America.

Kusmer, Kenneth L.. Down and Out, on the Road: The Homeless in American History.