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Collected Item: “Emptiness Around Us: Empty Shelf”

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Emptiness Around Us: Empty Shelf

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A scarcely stocked shelf of soap at Target in Niskayuna, NY in early April. The shelf here is normally fully stocked with hand soap. The note explains a purchase limit of 1 soap bottle per guest.

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#FordhamUniversity #SOCI2960 #April2020 #EmptinessAroundUs

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Emily Lynch

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