Oral History Archive

Filtering by Bensonhurst back to all
Steve Campanella
Collector of 1950's and '60s memorabilia whose Bensonhurst home is known as the Statue House
Lu Zhao
Calligrapher recounts his artistic journey from China's Guangdong Province to Brooklyn's Bensonhurst
Gina Femia
Brooklyn-born playwright on her plays set in Coney Island and a marriage proposal on the beach
Xin Song
Artist who used traditional Chinese paper cutting to create public art in Bay Parkway subway station
Silvana, Adrianne and Silverio Conte
Silvana, Adrianne and Silverio Conte, owners of 51-year-old SAS Italian Records in Bensonhurst
Marina Rubin
Ukrainian emigre writer and author of Stealing Cherries, a collection of flash fiction
Tatyana Panteleyeva
From Tbilisi, Georgia to Bensonhurst, Brooklyn