CULTURE & ARTS
11/09/2013 12:02 pm ET

The Expanded Queens Museum Reopens

AP

The United Nations of voices we encounter on Manhattan’s streets is global but transient: Visitors from abroad come to town and they look, they shop, they leave.

By contrast, the same range of accents we hear in Queens is global but local: People land from everywhere and stay, in one of the most ethnically diverse patches of residential real estate in the nation.

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