WORTH REPEATING: Shooting Dirty Pool

This week’s City Paper cover feature is a must-see photo essay on the gritty art of the hustle at a dive vs. dive Kenzo pool league. Like Edward Hopper’s Nighthawks, Neal Santos’ photos speak volumes without uttering a word. Daniel Denvir’s text reveals the uneasy intersections of race and class in neighborhoods perched somewhere between comfort of decline and the shock of renewal. Somewhere Charles Bukowski is smiling.

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