Author, with Ed Burns
, of "The Corner: A Year in the Life of an Inner-city Neighborhood", published in 1997.
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Did You Know?
The guys we were stealing from in The Wire
(2002) are the Greeks. In our heads, we're writing a Greek tragedy, but instead of the gods being petulant and jealous Olympians hurling lightning bolts down at our protagonists, it's the Postmodern institutions that are the gods. And they are gods. And no one is bigger.
Works often focus on issues in American urban cities ex. (Baltimore, New Orleans, Yonkers, Times Square, NY)