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Bruce Robbins
Professor in humanities, Columbia University, New York

Bruce Robbins is the Old Dominion Foundation Professor in Humanities at Columbia University in New York. His latest book is The Beneficiary (Duke University Press, 2017).

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Working on TV

The golden age of TV drama raises some big questions about work and the meaning of life

Bruce Robbins