September 28, 2009
Hegemony and Salad Shooters
Cultural Studies, Politics, and Realism
If you're the kind of person who is the subject of Michael Bérubé's scathing critique of cultural studies in last week's Chronicle of Higher Education, then you've probably read it already. To summarize via citation, Bérubé argued that the impact of cultural studies "has the carbon footprint of a unicorn," ...