Alissa Quart

Alissa Quart is the author of Branded: The Buying and Selling of Teenagers (Basic Books) and Hothouse Kids: How the Pressure to Succeed Threatens Childhood (Penguin).

Filmmaker Michael Winterbottom is that rare Western artist who can depict the streets of Tehran and Karachi. It's movie stars that trip him up. Read more

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