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  • This has made me think about my own life, growing up in a quasighetto, Williamsburg, in Brooklyn. It wasn't until my late teens that I realized there was any reason to think of it as a ghetto.
    --Karl Kroeber, 1994, American Indian Persistence and Resurgence, p. 56

    January 24, 2011