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Books Available for Review

If you would like to review any of these or other work-related books and/or films, please contact Samuel Weeks, book reviews editor, at [email protected] Descriptions can be found at the publishers’ websites.

Allen, Robertson. America’s Digital Army: Games at Work and War. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 2017.

Apreza, Yolanda Castro, Charlene Woodcock, and K’inal Antsetik. Weaving Chiapas: Maya Women’s Lives in a Changing World. Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 2018.

Campbell, Stephen. Border Capitalism, Disrupted: Precarity and Struggle in a Southeast Asian Industrial Zone. Ithaca, NY: ILR Press, 2018.

Frozzini, Jorge and Alexandra Law. Immigrant and Migrant Workers Organizing in Canada and the United States. Lanham, MD: Lexington Books, 2017.

Jusionyte, Ieva. Threshold: Emergency Responders on the U.S.-Mexico Border. Oakland: University of California Press, 2018.

Mares, Teresa M. Life of the Border: Farmworkers and Food Justice in Vermont. Oakland: University of California Press, 2019.

Padios, Jan M. A Nation on the Line: Call Centers as Postcolonial Predicaments in the Philippines. Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2018.

Pinedo-Turnovsky, Carolyn. Daily Labors: Marking Identity and Bodies on a New York City Street Corner. Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 2019.

Rai, Amit S. Jugaad Time: Ecologies of Everyday Hacking in India. Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2019.

Rofel, Lisa and Sylvia J. Yanagisako. Fabricating Transnational Capitalism: A Collaborative Ethnography of Italian-Chinese Global Fashion. Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2019.

Tyner, James. Dead Labor: Toward a Political Economy of Premature Death. Minneapolis: University of Minneapolis Press, 2019.

Wagner, Ines. Workers without Borders: Posted Work and Precarity in the EU. Ithaca, NY: ILR Press, 2018.

Documentaries

Kaufman, Deborah and Alan Snitow, dirs. Company Town. 77 minutes. Reading, PA: Bullfrog Films, 2017.

Morgenstern, Eve, dir. Cheshire, Ohio: An American Coal Story in Three Acts. 69 minutes. Reading, PA: Bullfrog Films, 2017.