Common Read/ Common World Program
The University of South Alabama has chosen Jon Ronson's So You've Been Publicly Shamed as its 2021-2022 Common Read/Common World book. The book analyzes several instances of people who have been publicly shamed on social media and discusses the consequences of those shaming.
The Marx Library has two ebook copies and two print copies of So You've Been Publicly Shamed. The ebook copies are single user only, so if someone already has it checked out, you will have to wait until the book is returned before you can check it out.
Jon Ronson is a journalist and a documentary film maker. He is the author of several books, including The Psychopath Test, The Elephant in the Room, Them, Lost at Sea, and The Men Who Stare at Goats. His filmography includes The Last Days of August, The Butterfly Effect (documentary), Okja, The Men Who Stare at Goats, and The Secret Rulers of the World.