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Week 3, Studying Media

Key texts studied:

  • Torres, S. 2005. Chapter 21: Television and race. In: Wasko, J. ed. A companion to television. Oxford: Blackwell, pp.395-408.

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Cultural Studies

Week 3, Cultural Analysis

Key texts studied:

  • Dick Hebdige, Subculture: The Meaning of Style, 1979. Pg 1-19.
  • Louis Althusser, Ideology and Ideological State Apparatuses

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Cultural Studies

How the MAAVTS at Leeds Changed My Retirement

Today’s MA course review has been written by my fellow ITI Wessex member Sue Fortescue.  For more information on MA courses and links to other reviews, see the  1,048 more words

Master's Degree

Traces of Tolkien in Leeds

Please note that Alaric Hall’s talk on J. R. R. Tolkien and the University of Leeds has now been cancelled, “because the University and College Union is on strike this week due to proposed changes in the employment conditions of University of Leeds staff.” … 698 more words

Leeds History

Inaugural Lecture Professor Emma Tomalin

Religion, Poverty Reduction and Global Development Institutions

Inaugural Lecture by Emma Tomalin, Professor of Religion and Public Life at the University of Leeds

Thursday 30 November at 16:15h in the Nathan Bodington Chamber (Parkinson Building level 1) 274 more words

University Of Leeds

Week 1, Cultural History

Key texts studied:

  • Raymond Williams, ‘Culture is Ordinary’, 1958
  • Robert Darnton, ‘The Great Cat Massacre’

The etymology of ‘Culture’, evidence provided by the OED… 656 more words

Cultural Studies

Week 1, Studying Media

Key text studied:

  • Paul Long and Tim Wall, Media studies: texts, production, context. 2nd ed. (London: Routledge, 2014). Pg. 1-25.

Media is a lot more complex than one would immediately presume; there are many different types of media and each of these different types of media require studying in different manners (1). 434 more words

Cultural Studies