Work I Never Did | Jeremy Seabrook | Granta Magazine

Work I Never Did

Jeremy Seabrook

‘My mother’s cry rang in my ears from infancy. ‘No child of mine is going into a shoe factory.’’

Jeremy Seabrook

Jeremy Seabrook’s books include Consuming Cultures: Globalization and Local Lives, Cities, and most recently, The Refuge and the Fortress: Britain and the Flight from Tyranny 1933 - 2008. He is a contributor to The New Internationalist, Race and Class and the Guardian.

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