Commitment and Complicity in Cultural Theory and Practice

Commitment and Complicity in Cultural Theory and Practice

by B. Firat
     
 
An international line-up of scholars examinesthe role of the intellectual in the twenty-first century,looking atthe gap between contemporary cultural theory and cultural practice, and asking whether knowledge and methodologies in the humanities can intervene in everyday politics and vice-versa.

Overview

An international line-up of scholars examinesthe role of the intellectual in the twenty-first century,looking atthe gap between contemporary cultural theory and cultural practice, and asking whether knowledge and methodologies in the humanities can intervene in everyday politics and vice-versa.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780230221956
Publisher:
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Publication date:
06/09/2009
Edition description:
2009
Pages:
197
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.60(h) x 0.70(d)

Meet the Author

SARA AHMED is Professor of Race and Cultural Studies at Goldsmiths College, University of London, UK
MIEKE BAL is Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences Professor (KNAW), based at the Amsterdam School for Cultural Analysis, University of Amsterdam, Netherlands
ELLEKE BOEHMER is the Professor of World Literature in English at the University of Oxford, UK
TIMOTHY BRENNAN is Professor at the Departments of English and Cultural Studies and Comparative Literature at the University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, USA
REY CHOW is the Andrew W. Mellon Professor of the Humanities at Brown University, USA

OCTAVI COMERON is an artist and also a teacher at the Faculty of Fine Arts of the University of Barcelona, Spain

FIONA PROBYN-RAPSEY is a Senior Lecturer in the Department of Gender and Cultural Studies at the University of Sydney, Australia

ANDREA TETI is a Lecturer at the Department of International Relations at the University of Aberdeen, UK

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