Brooklyn Bridge Work Suspended In Midair

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Driving down the FDR, we saw these workers –human figures caught in the abstract lines of the cable, at work on the Brooklyn Bridge, suspended in midair. The floating scene looked spiritual or unbelievable, which, of course, it wasn’t?

 

 

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Zachary Braiterman is Professor of Religion in the Department of Religion at Syracuse University. His specialization is modern Jewish though and philosophical aesthetics. http://religion.syr.edu
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One Response to Brooklyn Bridge Work Suspended In Midair

  1. jessie says:

    These photos jog my memories of this lovely book (albeit with deflate ending): http://www.nytimes.com/books/98/04/05/reviews/980405.405mccull.html
    (“This Side of Brightness” by Column McCann)

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