For those of you who want dig much much deeper into the concept and reality of Blissville, Queens, a unique docu / poem has been recently completed by Hank Linhart which GOES THERE. Done over the span of years, it investigates and returns to Blissville locations to show the changes in the unique neighborhood’s local history, and amazing ethnic diversity.
Screenings and updates are on BlissvilleStories.org.
Of course there is another project about Blissville which is a bit of an IMAGINARY MACGUFFIN. But that’s another story. Reality is stranger than fiction sometimes.