This week’s featured gig poster was created by Chicago artist Jake Reeder, aka Jake.PSD.
In 2006, Linda Lutton and Catrin Einhorn explored the town’s busy season and spoke with the workers who pack the pumpkin, most of whom come from the tiny Mexican town of La Soledad.
Living the gourd life isn’t always easy.
New York society turns over a new leaf
The rainy weather that has caused a shortage of canned Libby’s pumpkin has an even more dire effect on the largely Mexican laborers of downstate Morton, Illinois, the “pumpkin capital of the world.”
Morton, Illinois: the Pumpkin Capital of the World.