Working by Studs Terkel
Working (full title: People Talk About What They Do All Day and How They Feel About What They Do) is a book by the noted oral historian and radio broadcaster Studs Terkel. It is an exploration of what makes work meaningful for people in all walks of life: from Lovin' Al the parking valet, to Dolores the waitress, from the fireman to the business executive, the narratives move constantly between mundane details, emotional truths and existential questioning.
The 484th greatest nonfiction book of all time
This book is on the following lists:
- - 54th on The Modern Library | 100 Best Nonfiction (The Modern Library)