Oct
9

“My knees hurt”

SOMA gentrification, Filipino Community Representation and the SF Mayoral Race

It was a Friday night. My friend, R. Zamora Linmark, author of the novel, Leche, was in town for the Filipino International Book Fest. We hopped onto the 14 bus from SOMA where I am now living and doing research to go to the Mission District for dinner at Picaro.

The bus was crowded. It was filled with a bunch of hipsters, probably all headed into the Mission, like us. Read More