UCLA Professor Maite Zubiaurre’s unique course helps Bruin students see beauty in the world through a grease-stained lens.

Published: October 6, 2015

“Garbage. Junk. Offal. Waste. Dreck. Rejectamenta. To most of us, these words simply mean ‘trash.’ To UCLA Professor Maite Zubiaurre, however, they are the subject of serious scholarship. By the time students finish her Honors Collegium course on trash, they never look at garbage the same way again.” To read the full article about Professor Zubiaurre’s unique course by Paul Feinberg and watch the video, please visit UCLA Magazine.

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Maite Zubiaurre, “Trashscape,” Venice, CA 2015.