MOST RECENT ARTICLES BY:

Jane Starr Drinkard

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    The Look Book Goes to the Roosevelt Avenue Subway StationIn Jackson Heights, where ridership on the 7 and E lines is slowly picking up.
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    The Look Book Goes to Natty GardenA Saturday at the Prospect Heights plant shop where customers popped in for preordered pothos, eucalypti, and ZZ’s.
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    The Look Book Goes to the Jamaica Post OfficeOn 164th Street, where we spoke to USPS workers, many of whom are working ten- and 12-hour daily shifts to keep up with demand.
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    The Look Book Goes to The FlyThe socially distanced line for pre-batched martinis and dry-brined chickens in Bed-Stuy.
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    The Look Book Goes to Ninth Avenue and West 34th StreetAt the normally bustling intersection, it was just a trickle of well-masked security guards, construction workers, and DoorDash delivery drivers.
  6. first person
    How a Midtown Bodega Operator Is Keeping the Lights On — for Now“My sales have gone down by two-thirds, but the landlords don’t care. They just call, asking, ‘Where’s the rent?’”
  7. covid diary
    New York City Doormen Want Hazard Pay“It’s getting raw out there, raw.
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    The Look Book Goes to Freshmen’s BedroomsWe asked NYU students, all of whom are online learning for the rest of the semester, to take self-portraits on their beds.
  9. this thing’s incredible
    Thank Goodness for My Weighted Hula-HoopIt’s helped harness my restlessness, and, tangentially, it burns something like seven calories a minute.
  10. relationships
    A Therapist’s Advice For Couples Isolating TogetherThanks to tight quarters (and looming existential dread), partners are arguing about everything and nothing at all.
  11. coronavirus
    The City’s Doormen Are on the Front Lines of the PandemicThey are deemed “essential workers.”
  12. freebies
    A Brief Chat With an NYC Teen Who Hustled a Year of Free Burritos“The first time I paid with the black card, the cashier was like, ‘Oh man, we never see these.’”
  13. Revisiting Andy Warhol’s The Chelsea Girls in a New BookThe book includes never-before-seen dialogue and archival materials from the experimental film.