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Amusing Ourselves to Death Reading Guide: Understanding Neil Postman’s Critique of Media and Entertainment Culture

Author Background Neil Postman (1931-2003) was an American author, cultural critic, and media theorist who gained widespread recognition for his groundbreaking book, “Amusing Ourselves to Death: Public Discourse in the Age of Show Business. Born in New York City, Postman graduated from the State University of New York at Fredonia and later earned his Master’s …