Caring for Red: A Daughter’s Memoir is Mindy Fried’s moving and colorful account about caring for her 97-year-old father, Manny – actor, writer, labor organizer, and survivor of political persecution during the McCarthy Era – in the final year of his life. Fried is a sociologist and co-principal of Arbor Consulting Partners (www. and […]

Panelist at Global Care Work Summit to be held @ UMass Lowell. Panel is called Methodological Approaches to Understanding Care. My presentation is: Caring for Red: Memoir Writing as Public Sociology. Other panelists include: * Pia Mark Kanen (University of Massachusetts Lowell).Home Care Work: Integrating Qualitative and Quantitative Research Methods to Assess Musculoskeletal Strain among […]