Names of New York
Constant Wonder - Radio Archive, Episode 975 , Segment 1
Episode: What's In a Name?
- Apr 26, 2021 6:00 pm
- 27:42 mins
Honorary street names trace a history that might otherwise be forgotten, especially in bustling New York City. Guest: Joshua Jelly-Schapiro, geographer, scholar-in-residence at the Institute for Public Knowledge at New York University, and author of "Names of New York: Discovering the City’s Past, Present, and Future Through Its Place-Names"