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Granta 89: The Factory

Granta 89: The Factory

Ian Jack Isabel Hilton Joe Sacco Andrew Martin Neil Steinberg Des Barry Liz Jobey Luc Sante James Lasdun Tessa Hadley Alec Soth
3.8/5 (46 ratings)
Britain invented the factory -- Manchester was the world's first factory-city. Where are they now, and the world of work that went with them? The answer, mainly, is China. An issue devoted to how and where we made and make things.

Featuring Isabel Hilton in the new factories of China, Joe Sacco on Chechen rebels living in an abandoned dairy factory, Andrew Martin in the chocolate factories of York, Neil Steinberg on the last lamps in Chicago, Des Barry on the factory where his father worked, Liz Jobey on turning a factory into a home and Luc Sante on the boredom of factory work.

Plus new fiction by James Lasdun and Tessa Hadley

With a picture essay on a Rust Belt factory of the American midwest by Alec Soth.
Language
English
Pages
256
Format
Paperback
Publisher
Grove Press, Granta
Release
April 29, 2005
ISBN
1929001193
ISBN 13
9781929001194
Britain invented the factory -- Manchester was the world's first factory-city. Where are they now, and the world of work that went with them? The answer, mainly, is China. An issue devoted to how and where we made and make things.

Featuring Isabel Hilton in the new factories of China, Joe Sacco on Chechen rebels living in an abandoned dairy factory, Andrew Martin in the chocolate factories of York, Neil Steinberg on the last lamps in Chicago, Des Barry on the factory where his father worked, Liz Jobey on turning a factory into a home and Luc Sante on the boredom of factory work.

Plus new fiction by James Lasdun and Tessa Hadley

With a picture essay on a Rust Belt factory of the American midwest by Alec Soth.
Language
English
Pages
256
Format
Paperback
Publisher
Grove Press, Granta
Release
April 29, 2005
ISBN
1929001193
ISBN 13
9781929001194

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