Always Working: Some Thoughts on Working-Class Dreams and Parenting Under Capitalism. Or Why I’m Happy My Parents are on Vacation.

Top Photo: Me, my siblings, our Dad, and our minivan — taken right before one of the few family vacations we went on. Bottom photo: my siblings and our very tired mother, in the background, the pool my parents had put in the backyard, a symbol of their very middle class aspirations.

Mother. New Yorker. Reluctant academic. Lover of words, flowers, buildings, art. Teacher. Writer. Intersectional Feminist. Lesbian.

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