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Remembering Stuart Hall | Cultural Studies and the Politics of Difference

Friday, April 10, 2015
12:00 AM
Ehrlicher Room (3100) North Quad (3rd floor)

An all day conference to remember Stuart Hall and the legacy he leaves behind.

Day's Agenda

9:00-9:30 Coffee

9:30-9:45 Welcome and Introduction

9:45-1:00 Session I: Stuart Hall and Cultural Studies: Views from the Inside

Bill Schwarz [9:45-10:30] - "Stuart Hall's Marxism"

Charlotte Brunsdon [10:30-11:15] - "Talking About Cultural Studies"

Coffee Break [11:15-11:30]

Paddy Scannell [11:30-12:15] - "Cultural Studies: Which Paradigm?"

Open Discussion [12:15-1:00]

1:00-2:00 Lunch (on own)

2:00-4:15 Session II: From the Caribbean to a Small Old Country: Race, Diaspora, Difference

Barnor Hesse [2:15-3:00] - "Stuart Hall's Dark Matter"

Rita Chin [3:00-3:45] - "Stuart Hall and Multiculturalism"

Open Discussion [3:45-4:15]

4:15-4:30 Coffee Break

4:30-6:00 Cultural Studies and the Politics of Knowledge

Sut Jhally [4:30-5:00] - “Pessimism of the Intellect, Optimism of the Will: Stuart Hall and the philosophy of praxis”

Open Discussion [5:00-5:30]

Stuart Hall: the Final Interview (video)