Century of the Selfie: A Brief History of Optics and Individualism
Thu, Jul 24th, 2014
A performance by Stuart Ewen.
STUART EWEN is generally considered one of the originators of the field of Media Studies, and his writings continue to shape debates in the field. His books include PR! A Social History of Spin; Captains of Consciousness: Advertising and the Social Roots of the Consumer Culture; All Consuming Images: The Politics of Style in Contemporary Culture; and (with Elizabeth Ewen) Typecasting: On the Arts and Sciences of Human Inequality, among other books. He is distinguished Professor of History, Sociology and Media Studies at the Graduate center of the City University of New York and at Hunter College, CUNY.
In the Meeting Room
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