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Art installation 'This Is Reading' tells the story of the city's transformation

From the Reading Eagle (7/9/17):

Build it, and they will come.

That line, paraphrased from the film "Field of Dreams," was ultimately about healing.

Two-time Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Lynn Nottage, whose acclaimed play "Sweat" was inspired by and set in Reading, was drawn here in 2011 following an article in The New York Times that described Reading as the poorest city of its size in the nation.

For more on this story, click the below link:

http://www.readingeagle.com/news/article/art-installation-this-is-reading-tells-the-story-of-the-citys-transformation