Edward Humes' Work Is Rubbish

The author of 'Garbology: Our Dirty Love Affair With Trash' discusses how he became fascinated with garbage.Edward Humes is a man of eclectic storytelling tastes. A former journalist awarded a Pulitzer Prize in 1989 for a series of stories he wrote for the Orange County Register on the military establishment in Southern California, Humes has written 11 nonfiction books on subjects including how the GI Bill transformed the American Dream, Southern justice and the Dixie Mafia, and the juvenile justice system in Los Angeles County.

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  • Southern Miss announces graduates - Hattiesburg American
    ... of Arts CARRIERE Nicolas Edward Kubicki ... Work; Taylor Magee, Bachelor of Social Work ... Bria Humes Goff, Master of Public ...
    08/19/2016 - 10:59 am | View Link
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  • ‘Door to Door,’ by Edward Humes
    Back then, notes Edward Humes in “Door to Door: The Magnificent ... And if I’d done it, we would not have the important and assiduously researched work that we have here. The system by which we move our goods and ourselves is badly broken.
    04/22/2016 - 6:45 am | View Link
  • Book Review: 'A Man and His Mountain' by Edward Humes
    Then there's the vocation itself. Though Mr. Humes describes winemaking as "something ancient, unique, mystical, and profound," the work itself is quite tedious, and poetry doesn't come easily from pruning or fermenting. What does seem a fascinating story ...
    10/24/2013 - 1:00 pm | View Link
  • 'Garbology' Book By Edward Humes Examines Trash In America
    This is an excerpt from "Garbology: Our Dirty Love Affair with Trash," an exploration of garbage and its place in America, by Edward Humes. The book is available ... each forming a small piece of a much larger work, sprawling and unique.
    04/29/2012 - 6:51 pm | View Link
  • Eco Barons by Edward Humes
    And yet by invoking the industrial barons of the 19th century — the dangerous men who amassed inconceivable wealth in railroads, real estate, steel — Humes’ title creates ... it’s a peerage of hard work, of walking the walk. Meanwhile, examples ...
    04/18/2009 - 6:30 pm | View Link
  • 'Eco Barons: The Dreamers, Schemers and Millionaires Who Are Saving Our Planet' by Edward Humes
    And yet by invoking the industrial barons of the 19th century -- the dangerous men who amassed inconceivable wealth in railroads, real estate, steel -- Humes' title creates the ... it's a peerage of hard work, of walking the walk. Meanwhile, examples ...
    04/4/2009 - 1:00 pm | View Link
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  • History of The Paris Review
    History Founded in Paris by Harold L. Humes, Peter Matthiessen, and George Plimpton in 1953, The Paris Review began with a simple editorial mission: “Dear reader ...
    08/21/2016 - 5:07 pm | View Website
  • Murderer with a Badge: The Secret Life of a Rogue Cop ...
    Those familiar with Author Humes know that his stories are lengthy and detailed. "Murderer with A Badge" is no exception. The central character is Bill Leasure, a ...
    08/21/2016 - 5:07 pm | View Website
  • Door to Door — Edward Humes
    Door to Door The magnificent, maddening, mysterious World of transportation. Did you know that your Starbucks coffee beans make a 30,000 mile odyssey before they find ...
    08/21/2016 - 3:05 pm | View Website
  • Jedward
    In 2008 John and Edward formed the duo, entitled Jedward and, in 2009 auditioned in Glasgow as a group for the sixth series of The X Factor, under the name John & Edward.
    08/21/2016 - 6:51 am | View Website
  • The Pro Dumpster Diver Who’s Making Thousands Off America ...
    Malone, head down in his work, behind a Bed Bath & Beyond in Austin, Texas. Peter Yang. Malone started dumpster diving nine years ago, when he was working ...
    08/18/2016 - 11:08 pm | View Website
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