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.

  • Garbage as our alter ego - The Hindu
    It is ironical, Edward Humes tells us in his book Garbology: Our Dirty Love Affair with Trash ... to expect the places they live, work, play, and
    10/19/2014 - 10:42 am | View Link
  • NEWS FEED - Palos Verdes news
    ... for the event was Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and author Edward Humes, whose book ... “Through their work in the areas of environmental
    10/15/2014 - 7:22 am | View Link
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  • Book Review: 'A Man and His Mountain' by Edward Humes
    The brutish father, the maniacal work ethic, the adoring college sweetheart he marries ... but let's not confuse it with winemaking. The pivotal moment in "A Man and His Mountain" takes place when Jackson's first vintage of Chardonnay is imperiled by ...
    10/25/2013 - 4:12 am | View Link
  • Food book of the week: Mincespiration! by Dean Edwards
    Dean Edwards, TV chef and former MasterChef finalist ... At one time that would have seemed like unnecessary make-work, but in the wake of the current horsemeat shenanigans it starts to look like a sensible precaution. (Bantam Press, £17.99.)
    02/16/2013 - 11:54 am | 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.
    04/30/2012 - 6:51 am | View Link
  • Book Review: Garbology by Edward Humes
    Humes also talks about the big profits ... I'm not sure the rest of us are capable of going that far, but it makes for a hell of a benchmark to work towards. Garbology is a well-written look at the very real problems we face in disposing of our waste.
    04/17/2012 - 7:26 pm | View Link
  • Author Edward Humes on the Rise of the Eco Barons (Part One)
    In the latest book from Pulitzer Prize-winning author Edward Humes we meet an eccentric cast of "eco barons," the moniker Humes has given to the new breed of maverick pro-planet crusaders. The troupe includes unsung and under-the-radar eco barons such as ...
    05/20/2009 - 1:00 pm | View Link
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  • Amazon.com: Edward Humes: Books, Biography, Blog ...
    Visit Amazon.com's Edward Humes Page and shop for all Edward Humes books and other Edward Humes related products (DVD, CDs, Apparel). Check out pictures, bibliography ...
    10/20/2014 - 7:10 pm | View Website
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    Mr. Halligan is an accomplished trial lawyer who focuses his practice on intellectual property litigation and complex commercial litigation, including antitrust and ...
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  • American RadioWorks
    The 'American dream' has powered the hopes and aspirations of Americans for generations. It began as a plain but revolutionary notion: each person has the right to ...
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  • Edward Humes
    Winner of the Pulitzer Prize and PEN Center USA award, is the author of five books on crime and the criminal justice system, and the new medical thriller, Baby E.R.
    10/19/2014 - 9:17 am | View Website
  • Edward Feser: The pointlessness of Jerry Coyne
    People have asked me to comment on the recent spat between Jerry Coyne and Ross Douthat. As longtime readers of this blog know from bitter experience ...
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