Lakewood’s Tent City — A Community, Not Just a Headline

A homeless encampment outside of Lakewood inspires a suite of photographs, a documentary, and a book-length poem
Tent City, Three Ways (via NJ News Commons)

News outlets ranging from the AP to the Lakewood Scoop have covered the ongoing saga of Lakewood’s Tent City, an encampment of about 80 homeless people, which the town has been trying to shut down for years. This spring a deal was struck: Tent…