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The little museum of working life

Author: Karen Press
Publisher: Scottsville, South Africa : University of Kwazulu-Natal Press, 2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Featuring numerous rooms and exhibits, this is an artfully designed pocket museum, with a variety of textures and nuances of South African working-class life.

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Genre/Form: Poetry
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Karen Press
ISBN: 1869140494 9781869140496
OCLC Number: 58549729
Description: 55 pages ; 15 x 21 cm
Contents: Working life --
room of working parts --
Cartwheels --
Diorama : weekend work --
Mostly through the eyes of a child --
room of watching --
room of how to --
room of sharpness --
Pocket money --
room of getting from day to day --
room of John --
room of pigeonholes --
room of light and eyes --
room of these things happen --
room of fairies and elves --
Our story --
gallery of the future --
room of what it takes --
Diorama : working life breeds love --
room of fury --
Theories --
room of repossessed furniture --
room of questions --
There's a little boy --
room of the encyclopaedia --
gallery of chairs --
(She came home every night and went straight into the kitchen) --
room of get an education --
Glass cabinet : the watch --
room of what the children tell their children --
room of erasing the museum.
Responsibility: Karen Press.

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