Brooklyn Gentrification 101

Free Williamsburg has stumbled upon a continuing and professional studies course at FIT called “Brooklyn:  Williamsburg, New Style Frontier.”

The 5-hour tour promises to introduce students to the “cultural vitality” of a “trend hot spot” that, likely unbeknowst to many Williamsburgers, is “often referred to as the new SoHo.”

Prospective students needn’t worry, though: the note “brunch/lunch as you go” is probably as good an indication as any that Williamsburg is not a totally untamed frontier. Brooklyn Gentrification 101