a sociologist and media practitioner,
observations of the City through
with people, gossip, and trends on the street.
Monday, June 23, 2008
George Carlin challenged the absurdity of American obscenity laws. This photo was taken of him after his arrest in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, in 1972. His use of profanities during his live act at Summerfest led to his arrest.
The Everyday Lives of Sex Workers in the Netherlands
This ethnographic account details the experiences of migrant and transgendered streetwalkers, and window prostitutes in The Netherlands. Through the in-depth interviews and observations, the author explores the meaning sex-workers give to their work and personal lives.