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Master of Arts (MA)
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Based on six months of ethnographic research at a Greek catering hall in Brooklyn, this paper explores how death mediates and negotiates the relationship between the catering hall (and those who are employed by it), and the Greek patrons who come to mourn and celebrate their dead.
Melas, Paul, "The Things They Do Here: Work and Greek Orthodox Death in New York City" (2018). CUNY Academic Works.