On 20th Street. Photo by Lydia Chávez

Lydia Chávez

I’ve been a Mission resident since 1998 and a professor emeritus at Berkeley’s J-school since 2019 when I retired. I got my start in newspapers at the Albuquerque Tribune in the city where I was born...

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  1. This page is showing up as incomplete. Or this is conceptual and I don’t understand it.
    It starts with the bold statement “It was my idea first.” Always a conversation starter. Then we have an image of a victorian being rebuilt. Looks like a solid construction job but it still lacks context. And we end with a short bio about journalist Lydia Chavez. What do I not see?

    1. This is part of ML’s “Snaps” series, which is usually a picture from the neighborhood with a headline and no other explanation. You may not grok the meaning behind every photo, but these snaps are intended to speak a thousand words on their own. Click on “Snaps” to see more.

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