The Myths and Marketing of Old Age



“There is nothing new about old age, no matter what advertisers promise. Mental and physical deterioration, financial difficulties, loneliness may be as much a part of old age for some as healthy, productive golden years will be for others.” On this hour of “All Sides,” one author takes a look at how the American culture romanticizes aging.



Susan Jacoby is bringing her new book to Columbus. The Thurber House will host an “Evening with Authors” on Thurs., March 8 at the Columbus Museum of Art, 480 E. Broad Street. Click here for more information.

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  • Jacefb

    This was a great podcast. Plant to share it with my boomer parents.