Voices from ‘backstage’: London nightworkers before and during the pandemic
Centre on Migration, Policy, and Society (COMPAS)
Nightworkers, who move in the night as a means of earning a living, remain largely invisible from the mainstream society, pandemic times or not. Yet their fears, uncertainties and acts of courage are equally revealing of what it means to be mobile in these times of immobility.
Nightworkers , Precarity , Ethnography , Covid-19 , Migration , Workers' rights , Night shift , Night work , London , Spitalfields , Social and Cultural Anthropology
MacQuarie, J.-C. and Martin, S. (2020) Voices From 'Backstage': London Nightworkers Before and During the Pandemic, Blog Post, Centre on Migration, Policy, and Society (COMPAS), Coronavirus and Mobility Forum, Available online: https://doi.org/10.6084/m9.figshare.13110635.v3