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November 2014

Precarious Labor, Precarious Lives Reading Group

Sun, November 2, 2014 @ 2:30 PM - 4:30 PM
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6 Saturday Sessions
The Brooklyn Commons, 388 Atlantic Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11217
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$65 – $85
Precarious Labor, Precarious Lives

Since the 1990s, scholars and activists have written about the impact of practices like “flexible accumulation” on workers and communities. We experience this in a very empirical and existential way, as so many of us can no longer count upon having (or keeping) a stable, secure job with benefits, or maintaining a roof over our heads. “Contingent labor” is not an abstraction but a harsh reality.

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