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Culture Study
By Anne Helen Petersen

A weekly newsletter from journalist and author Anne Helen Petersen. The name “Culture Study” is a modification of “Cultural Studies,” a term used to describe an academic field — and general posture — towards the culture that surrounds us. The scholars of this early field believed that if people found meaning or pleasure in a cultural object, no matter how high or low brow, it was worth thinking about.

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