Sadie was born in Birmingham,
England. She graduated from the University of Manchester with a Ph.D. in
Philosophy in 1989, and taught Cultural Studies at the University of
Birmingham before becoming a Research Fellow at the University of Warwick.
She left the academy in 1997, and began to write full-time.
Sadie Plantís latest book
on Drugs (Faber and
Faber, London, 1999, and Farrar Straus and Giroux, New York, 2000).
She has also published
Most Radical Gesture: The Situationist International in a Postmodern Age
(Routledge, London, 1992), and
and Ones: Digital Women and the New Technoculture (Fourth Estate, London, 1997, and Doubleday, New York, 1998)
Sadie joined the
CCLE's Board of Advisors in 2000.