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2010 Virginia Festival of the Book - Matthew Crawford, "Shop Class as Soulcraft: An Inquiry Into the Value of Work"

Matthew Crawford

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From the 2010 Virginia Festival of the Book in Charlottesville, Virginia, Matthew Crawford discusses his book, Shop Class as Soulcraft: An Inquiry Into the Value of Work.

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Matthew Crawford

Mr. Crawford is a motorcycle mechanic with a University of Chicago Ph.D. in political philosophy.  He's currently a fellow at the Institute for Advanced Studies in Culture at the University of Virginia.  He also owns and operates motorcycle repair shop Shockoe Moto in Richmond Virginia.  For more information, visit matthewbcrawford.com.


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2010 Virginia Festival of the Book - Matthew Crawford, "Shop Class as Soulcraft: An Inquiry Into the Value of Work"

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