CIDRAL Public Lecture: Dick Hebdige (Art Institute, UC Santa Barbara): High and Dry: The Desert Studies Project
|Dates:||2 June 2015|
|Times:||17:00 - 19:00|
|What is it:||Lecture|
|Organiser:||School of Arts, Languages and Cultures|
All welcome, no booking required.
Co-sponsored by: ESRC Centre for Research on Socio-Cultural Change (CRESC)
A cultural critic and theorist, Hebdige has published widely on youth subculture, contemporary music, art and design, and consumer and media culture. His books include: Subculture: The Meaning of Style (Methuen, 1979); Cut 'n' Mix: Culture, Identity and Caribbean Music (Methuen, 1987); and Hiding in the Light: On Images and Things (Routledge, Methuen, 1988). His current interests include the integration of autobiography and mixed media in critical writing and pedagogy.
To be followed by Wednesday 3 June: CIDRAL Masterclass: Dick Hebdige (Art Institute, UC Santa Barbara): 40 Years in the Labyrinth: Reflections on Doing Cultural Studies
Travel and Contact Information
John Casken Lecture Theatre
Martin Harris Centre for Music and Drama