By Anca Parvulescu
“Welcome to the ecu family!” while East eu nations joined the ecu Union lower than this banner after 1989, they agreed to the unfastened move of products, companies, capital, and folks. during this booklet, Anca Parvulescu analyzes an immense area of interest during this imagined eu kinship: the site visitors in ladies, or the stream of East eu ladies in West Europe in marriage and as family servants, nannies, own attendants, and entertainers. studying movie, nationwide guidelines, and a magnificent variety of labor via theorists from Giorgio Agamben to Judith Butler, she develops a serious lens by which to consider the transnational continuum of “women’s work.”
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