popular culture

Rock Against Racism: 1976-1981 and Beyond

UC Davis Cultural Studies Colloquium ROCK AGAINST RACISM: 1976-1981 AND BEYOND

Between 1976 and 1981 the Rock Against Racism Movement (RAR) confronted the chronic rise of racism in Britain through demonstrations, gigs, festivals and design. Syd Shelton was a London committee member of RAR.

What is Feminist Research: Karen Tongson

July 04, 2018

Karen Tongson discusses queer theory, gentrification, and popular culture.  Feminist research of popular culture can help us understand what kinds of interventions we can make into prevailing cultural messages and create conditions of possibility for new narratives and trajectories.