4) Bushwick Daily: New bilingual bookstore fosters culture for the local Latinx & Black community in East Bushwick, BK


Maria Herron, founder and co-owner of Mil Mundos, is a Cuban-American New York City native, who wanted to create an accessible space for locals. Her bookstore, Mil Mundos, is a small, independent bookstore and community space carrying literature both in Spanish and English. Its primary mission is to to stay dedicated to larger-scale anti-gentrification work in eastern Bushwick and beyond, and to maintain a curation and space that celebrates Black and Latinx heritage and supports the narratives of these cultures. If you are in New York City, visit the store or check out the website linked above.

*Thanks to friend and subscriber Leslie Campisi for the submission*


Want to receive more content like this in your inbox?