The Labor Issue


A Cluster of Essays
edited by Kris Cohen and Christa Noel Robbins

Placeholder Labor: an introduction – Christa Noel Robbins and Kris Cohen | Labor Questionnaire | Keeping Care Alive (review of Mierle Laderman Ukeles retrospective at the Queens Museum) – Allie Tepper |  Labor without Ends (review of Elena Ferrante’s Neapolitan novels) – Anna E. Clark | Intimacy: inseparable from separation – John Paul Ricco |  How to Provide an Artistic Service – Andrea Fraser

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Die Träger bringen die Steine den Maurern an den Arbeitsplatz (“Bearers” bringing bricks to the construction site of the Stalinallee). Nationales Aufbauprogramm in Berlin, 1952. Die Baustelle Block E-Süd in der Karl-Marx-Allee. Attribution: Bundesarchiv, Bild 183-19204-3955 / CC-BY-SA 3.0 [CC BY-SA 3.0 de (], via Wikimedia Commons.