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Bringing It All Back Home: Essays on Cultural Studies By Lawrence Grossberg Bringing It All Back Home Essays on Cultural Studies As one of the founding figures of cultural studies Lawrence Grossberg was an early participant in the Birmingham Centre for Contemporary Cultural Studies project one which sought to develop a critic
  • Title: Bringing It All Back Home: Essays on Cultural Studies
  • Author: Lawrence Grossberg
  • ISBN: 9780822319160
  • Page: 401
  • Format: Paperback
  • Bringing It All Back Home: Essays on Cultural Studies By Lawrence Grossberg As one of the founding figures of cultural studies, Lawrence Grossberg was an early participant in the Birmingham Centre for Contemporary Cultural Studies project, one which sought to develop a critical practice adequate to the complexities of contemporary culture The essays in Bringing It All Back Home bring a sense of history, depth, and contestation to the current sucAs one of the founding figures of cultural studies, Lawrence Grossberg was an early participant in the Birmingham Centre for Contemporary Cultural Studies project, one which sought to develop a critical practice adequate to the complexities of contemporary culture The essays in Bringing It All Back Home bring a sense of history, depth, and contestation to the current success of cultural studies while charting Grossberg s intellectual and theoretical developments from his time at Birmingham to the present day Written over a twenty year period, these essays which helped introduce British cultural studies to the United States reflect Grossberg s ongoing effort to find a way of theorizing politics and politicizing theory.The essays collected here recognize both the specificity of cultural studies, by locating it in a range of alternative critical perspectives and practices, and its breadth, by mapping the extent of its diversity By discussing American scholars initial reception of cultural studies, its relation to communication studies, and its origins in leftist politics, Grossberg grounds the development of cultural studies in the United States in specific historical and theoretical context His criticism of easy identification of cultural studies with the theories, models, and issues of communications and his challenge to some of cultural studies current directions and preoccupations indicates what may lie ahead for this dynamic field of study Bringing together the Gramscian tradition of British cultural studies with the antimodernist philosophical positions of Foucault, Deleuze, and Guattari, Grossberg articulates an original and important vision of the role of the political intellectual in the contemporary world and offers an essential overview of the emerging field of cultural studies by one of its leading practitioners and theorists.
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    1. Lawrence Grossberg

      Morris Davis Distinguished Professor of Communication Studies and Cultural Studies, adjunct distinguished professor of anthropology, and the director of the University Program in Cultural Studies at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.He has won numerous awards from the National Communication Association and the International Communication Association, as well as the University of North Carolina Distinguished Teaching Award for post baccalaureate teaching He has been the co editor of the international journal Cultural Studies for over fifteen years He has written extensively about the philosophy and theory of culture andcommunication, and the interdisciplinary practice of cultural studies His research focused for many years on American popular music and youth culture, but his recent work has turned to the contemporaryU.S political culture and the global struggle over the possible ways of being modern His work has been translated into a dozen languages.

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    1. Notes from final This reading provides valuable insight and call for the reconsideration of the theoretical study of communication in its conceptualization of culture and identity, gender, race, and the overall manner in which global contexts are established The consequences of the institutionalization of knowledge are reiterated by Grossberg, who also demonstrates how culture cannot be reduced in such ways that emphasize differences Cultural studies, Grossberg observes, have the tendency to con [...]


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