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Sarah Banet-Weiser is an academic and author. She is a professor and current Head of the London School of Economics and Political Science's Media and Communication Department.[1] She previously was a professor at the University of Southern California.[2] In July 2014, Banet-Weiser became director of the USC Annenberg School for Communication.[3] She left the position and became the new Head of the Media and Communication Department at the London School of Economics and Political Science in the fall of 2018.[1]

Sarah Banet-Weiser
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Sarah Banet-Weiser at USC Annenberg, 2015
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In 2012, Banet-Weiser's book, Authentic™: The Politics of Ambivalence in a Brand Culture, was released. The book looks at consumerism and brands. The book was reviewed in Slate.[2] Her work has been featured in the Wall Street Journal, Media, Culture & Society, Journal of Consumer Culture.[4][5][6] In October 2018 Banet-Weiser's book, Empowered: Popular Feminism and Popular Misogyny was released in the United Kingdom. [7] Her book will be released in the United States on November 16, 2018.[8]

WorksEdit

  • Banet-Weiser, Sarah. Authentic™: The Politics of Ambivalence in a Brand Culture,. New York: NYU Press (2012). ISBN 0814787142
  • Banet-Weiser, Sarah, Cynthia Chris and Anthony Freitas. Cable Visions. New York: NYU Press Academic (2007).
  • Banet-Weiser, Sarah. Kids Rule!: Nickelodeon and Consumer Citizenship (Console-ing Passions). Durham: Duke University (2007).
  • Banet-Weiser, Sarah. The Most Beautiful Girl in the World: Beauty Pageants and National Identity. Berkeley: University of California Press (1999).
  • Banet-Weiser, Sarah. Empowered: Popular Feminism and Popular Misogyny. Duke University Press Books (2018).

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Professor Sarah Banet-Weiser". Lse.ac.uk. Retrieved 2019-06-24.
  2. ^ a b Ford, Paul. "Authentocracy in America". The Slate Book Review. Slate. Retrieved 19 July 2013.
  3. ^ Parker, Gretchen. "SARAH BANET-WEISER TO LEAD USC ANNENBERG'S SCHOOL OF COMMUNICATION, STARTING IN 2014-15". http://annenberg.usc.edu/. University of Southern California. Retrieved 7 March 2015. External link in |website= (help)
  4. ^ Banet-Weiser, Sarah. "The Importance of Building Your Own Brand". Books. Wall Street Journal. Retrieved 19 July 2013.
  5. ^ Denison, Rayna (January 2009). "Book Review: Sarah Banet-Weiser, Kids Rule! Nickelodeon and Consumer Citizenship. Durham, NC and London: Duke University Press, 2007". Media, Culture & Society. 31 (1): 167. doi:10.1177/01634437090310011002. Retrieved 19 July 2013.
  6. ^ Aidman, Amy (July). "Book Review: Sarah Banet-Weiser, Kids Rule! Nickelodeon and Consumer Citizenship". Journal of Consumer Culture. Check date values in: |date= (help)2008|volume=8|issue=2|page=276|doi=10.1177/14695405080080020503|url=http://joc.sagepub.com/content/8/2/298.full.pdf+html?rss=1%7Caccessdate=19 July 2013}}
  7. ^ Miss Helen Loomis (2018-12-06). "Empowered: Popular Feminism and Popular Misogyny: Amazon.co.uk: Sarah Banet-Weiser: 9781478001683: Books". Amazon.co.uk. Retrieved 2019-06-24.
  8. ^ "Empowered: Popular Feminism and Popular Misogyny: Sarah Banet-Weiser: 9781478002918: Amazon.com: Books". Amazon.com. 2018-12-06. Retrieved 2019-06-24.

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