Tag: Cultural Studies

The New Yorker Asks, Why Are We So Fat?

This article features our Fall 2009 title The Fat Studies Reader, edited by Esther D. Rothblum and Sondra Solovay One of the most comprehensive data sets available about Americans—how tall… READ MORE

The Precarious Employment Podcast

From KPFA’s Against the Grain: Download program audio (mp3, 41.02 Mbytes) The era of stable, secure, steady work with one employer is over. According to Andrew Ross, author of the… READ MORE

A Nice New Yorker If You Can Get It

Andrew Ross’s Nice Work If You Can Get It appears in the Briefly Noted section of this week’s New Yorker (June 29th). According to Ross, job insecurity became commonplace long… READ MORE

Digital People Love to Read!

A little fun from the CharlotteLaw Library… Bobbie Studwell’s READ poster featuring The Digital Person: Technology and Privacy in the Information Ageby Daniel J. Solove I chose this book for… READ MORE