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A quick bit about Hegemony and the Definition of Subaltern

In one of my classes (Comm 260: Identity and Difference) we’re talking about some complicated theoretical stuff. Specifically the concepts of hegemony and subaltern. So for an assignment for that class, I need to try and explain what I think those two definitions are here, so here we go! 482 more words

History from below

The picture above is by┬áthe well-known late C19 landscape artists John Fullwood, of a scene off North Street that no longer exists. Fullwood was not all that common in that beside his landscape work, he took time to document some of the Black Country’s poorest parts, most notably a series of etchings of Wolverhampton prior to the modernisation works throughout the 1880s. 754 more words