2 thoughts on “Pelagic: Coney Island, NYC”

  1. An important homage to the one place in New York City where people have always let loose, reeling in their ease with life and their closeness to the water. I recently read A Tree Grows in Brooklyn, most of the characters had never had a truly PELAGIC experience,had never seen the sea, had never dipped their feet into the salty water. Your contributions to Abecedarium:NYC are fabulous! Keep them coming.

  2. When I went to Coney Island for the first time in my life last week, I became slightly nostalgic just like the man in the film said. It’s funny because I didn’t grow up anywhere near New York. In fact, I didn’t even grow up in United States. Maybe, I was reminded of the imagery of Coney Island-like places in American movies I’d watched while I was growing up in Korea. How I wish now that my real life in Los Angeles were just like the ones in those movies that took place in Coney Island-like places…

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