We will provide readings throughout the course. We also recommended, as a useful introduction and textbook, Simon During’s Cultural Studies: a Critical Introduction (Routledge, 2005). Two copies are available on RBR and the bookshop has copies available.
Some Recommended Reading
These texts are recommended for anybody who wants (and who has the time!) to read further in the field of cultural studies. They have been requested for the RBR list. Let me have any questions about recommended reading: my email HERE; and I’ll respond.
During, Simon. The Cultural Studies Reader. London: Routledge, 1999.
In Library: GN 357 Cul
Ann Gray and Jim McGuigan, editors. Studying Culture: An Introductory Reader. London: Arnold, 1999.
In Library: CB 430 Gra
Ken Gelder and Sarah Thornton, editors. The subcultures reader. New York: Routledge, 1996.
In Library: HM 291 Sub
Storey, John. Cultural Theory and Popular Culture: A Reader. Second Edition. Harlow: Prentice Hall, 1998.
In Library: CB19 Sto
Turner, Graeme. British Cultural Studies: An Introduction. London: Routledge, 2003.
In Library: DA589.4 Tur 2003
Williams, Raymond. Keywords: A Vocabulary of Culture and Society. London: Fontana, 1990.
In Library: PE1580 Wil
Chen Kuan-Hsing, et al., eds. Trajectories: Inter-Asia Cultural Studies. New York: Routledge, 1998.
In Library: HM 101 Tra 1998
Also from long ago but still good: Tony Bennett et al. Editors. Culture, Ideology and Social Process: A Reader. London: Open University Press, 1981. HM 51 Cul
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