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Sal Zarate

Assistant Professor, Anthropology

Salvador Zárate is a cultural and historical anthropologist in the Department of Anthropology, where his research examines affective and reproductive labor within U.S. ecological extractive economies. His recent research focuses on Latino residential gardeners and weed abatement fire mitigation workers. He grew up in Orange County and works with Latinx worker, occupational, and community organizations.