Tagged: Ashley Mears

PROFESSOR ASHLEY MEARS FEATURED IN FALL 2010 CAS NEWSLETTER

November 10th, 2010 in Faculty, News

“Defining Beauty-Women Come in all Colors. Why Don’t Fashion Models?” is one of the latest featured articles in the fall 2010 CAS newsletter.  Writer Corinne Steinbrenner features the recent studies by  Assistant Professor Ashley Mears, an ethnographer with interests in popular culture and markets.  Professor Mears dives into these and many other topics in her forthcoming book, titled “Pricing Beauty: The Making of a Fashion Model”.


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PROF. MEARS ON SUPERMODELS AS TOXIC ASSETS

July 15th, 2010 in Faculty, News

Prof. Ashley Mears’ article ” How Supermodels Are like Toxic Assets”, as featured on the blog 3 Quarks Daily, has been nominated Recommended Reading by  The Economist and NY Times Economix.  Her article was also reviewed on the websites Jezebel and The Atlantic Wire.

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