Interview; Ad Nauseam,authors Carrie Mclaren and Jason Torchinsky on Consumer Culture

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Wed, 07/08/2009 - 5:00pm

 


Host, Linda Olson–Osterlund, is joined by the
irreverent authors of Ad Nauseam: A Survivor’s
Guide to American Consumer Culture. Author
Carrie McLaren founded the cult magazine Stay Free!
 in 1993 and is a regular blogger on the topic of
advertising and media. Co-author Jason Torchinsky
is a writer and illustrator out of Las Angeles.What is
the impact of advertising on American culture and
poitics.?Find out how the television show CSI has
affected Jury selection and what advertising strategies
and dog training have in common. Should ther be limits
on advertising? What about in Public spaces? Schools?

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