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Cool story WNYC about Sanitation workers
« on: March 20, 2013, 10:49:28 PM »
Terms used by the sanitation workers.

NYU anthropologist Robin Nagle is a big fan of NYC’s garbage collectors and makes the case that theirs is the city’s most essential and most dangerous job.  She is a clinical associate professor of anthropology and urban studies at NYU and the Department of Sanitation's first official "anthropologist-in-residence".  She shares the inside knowledge she picked up studying and working as one of "New York's Strongest" in her new book: Picking Up: On the Streets and Behind the Trucks with the Sanitation Workers of New York City.[/font][/size]
[/color]→ Event - Booksigning: April 4th, 12:30-2PM at CityStore Books in the Municipal Building at Chambers & Centre


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