“A fascinating chronicle of the $55-billion-a-year global denim industry.” ??"David Futrelle, Los Angeles TimesRachel Louise Snyder reports from the far reaches of the multi-billion-dollar denim industry in search of the people who make your clothes. From a cotton picker in Azerbaijan to a Cambodian seamstress, a denim maker in Italy to a fashion designer in New York, Snyder captures the human, environmental, and political forces at work in a complex and often absurd world. Neither polemic nor prescription, Fugitive Denim captures what it means to work in the twenty-first century.
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|Size: ||424 KB|
|Publisher: ||W. W. Norton & Company|
|Date published: || 2009|
|ISBN: ||9780393065107 (DRM-EPUB)|
|Read Aloud: ||not allowed|