Published in the Saturday Review, May 23, 1970.
Houston City magazine july 1979
Nation Magazine, Feb 7 1966
In 1965, Elman worked as a research associate for the School of Social Work Research Center at Columbia University. His book, The Poorhouse State: The American Way of Life On Public Assistance evolved from those experiences where he spent two years interviewing people on relief in New York’s Lower East Side.
Manny Gelder, Slumlord is a chapter from the book.
Downtown at the Uptown, The Lower East Side Show, appeared in Congress bi-Weekly, Nov. 7 1966.