15. Lee

Alias: Mom 101

Neighborhood: The Lower East Side

Years Active: 1974-1982

Out of all the whole-car specialists, Lee is at the top of the list. His mature works from 1977 to 1982 engaged him in a dialogue not just with other writers, but with the city at large. Themes included his fears of a nuclear war, the catholic church, and his own love life.

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