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Monday, Jan. 25 — “Dying for Fashion” lecture, 4 p.m., Higgins Lounge, Dana Commons, Clark University  Go figure, Clark has a widely respected (and published) on-campus expert available to address a pressing social issue of our time. First time for everything. With more than 100 lectures, decades of study and a 2004 book, “Slaves to Fashion: Poverty and Abuse in the New Sweatshops,” under his belt, safe to say Research Prof. of Sociology Robert J.S. Ross has a unique perspective on the the horrific conditions of the global apparel business.

Clark Prof. Bob Ross will speak on the dark underside of the clothing industry.

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Clark Prof. Bob Ross will speak on the dark underside of the clothing industry.


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