MTV: Professor Tim Kasser on Pop’s Anti-Star


From: MTV

A pop star who shuns the spotlight seems like an oxymoron in today’s world… Sia is a spotlight shunner. She declines to appear in the video for (her hit) song… Can she keep our interest?… Tim Kasser, Professor of Psychology at Knox College in Galesburg, Illinois, and author of “The High Price of Materialism,” said that Sia’s method of shying away from the public will definitely be beneficial to her in the long run, as he has found the more people strive toward things like fame and image, the lower their well-being… Read more…