Displacement in Virgil Village

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TheLAnd magazine is a new source of local journalism in the spirit of the alt-weekly. The first issue features a photo essay of women in LA’s Virgil Village neighborhood  by writer and photographer Samanta Helou Hernandez . She has been documenting gentrification and displacement along the Silver Lake and East Hollywood border on her Instagram, This Side of Hoover.”

Sandra Morena Tejada opening California Grill. Photo credit: Samantha Helou Hernandez



Evan Kleiman