AUP student taking a photo of the Seine during Orientation.

Networked Misogyny: Gender, Media and Social Change

Tuesday, March 15, 2016 - 18:30

Please join us in welcoming Director of USC's Annenberg School of Communication and Journalism, Sarah Banet-Weiser who will give a talk based on her book in progress:

Networked Misogyny: Gender, Media and Social Change
18h30, Tuesday March 15, Rm. C-102

Sarah Banet-Weiser is author of Authentic™: The Politics of Ambivalence in a Brand Culture(New York University Press, 2012) , Kids Rule! Nickelodeon and Consumer Citizenship (Duke University Press, 2007),  The Most Beautiful Girl in the World: Beauty Pageants and National Identity (University of California Press, 1999) and co-editor of Commodity Activism: Cultural Resistance in Neoliberal Times (New York University Press), and Cable Visions: Television Beyond Broadcasting, co-edited with Cynthia Chris and Anthony Freitas (New York University Press, 2007).

Prof. Banet-Weiser's teaching and research interests include youth culture, consumer culture, citizenship and national identity, feminist theory, and race and the media.