Stuart Hall (1932-2014)
A tribute to the leading cultural theorist Stuart Hall, who died this week. Laurie Taylor explores his life, influence and legacy.
In memory of Stuart Hall: a special programme paying tribute to the leading cultural theorist and former director of the Birmingham Centre for Cultural Studies. A pioneer of 'multiculturalism', he documented the changing character of 'post Imperial' British society. Laurie Taylor is joined by Caspar Melville, Lecturer in Global Creative and Cultural Industries at SOAS, Baroness Lola Young and Jeremy Gilbert, editor of the journal, New Formations. They explore Stuart Hall's life, influence and legacy.
Producer: Jayne Egerton.
Baroness Young of Hornsey, OBE, British actress, author, and Crossbench peer
Find out more about Lola Young
Windrush Echos (Soundings)
Gail Lewis, Baroness Lola Young (Editors)
Publisher: Lawrence & Wishart Ltd
Professor of Cultural and Political Theory and Editor of the journal New Formations
Find out more about Jeremy Gilbert
Common Ground: Democracy and Collectivity in an Age of Individualism
Publisher: Pluto Press (8 Nov 2013)
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