NYU s Nagle to Deliver Public Lecture, How to Love a Landfill, at Fresh Kills, June 20


Fresh Kills was once the world s biggest landfill and still qualifies as one of the largest built structures in human history. It was also a torment to Staten Islanders for more than half a century. Can New Yorkers love a geography made of discards that was created despite the passionate objections of its hosts and neighbors?