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After Punk, After Love: From Malcom McLaren to Takashi Murakami

After Punk, After Love: From Malcom McLaren to Takashi Murakami
Munk Centre, Room 108N
Time: Oct 28th, 10:00 am End: Oct 28th, 12:00 am
Interest Categories: Visual Studies (UTM), Music, Faculty of , English and Drama (UTM), English (UTSC), English (FAS), Drama, Theatre, Performance Studies (FAS), Critical Theory, Comparative Literature (FAS), Communication, Culture, Information and Technology (UTM), Cinema, Caribbean, Art (FAS), 2000-
Lecture by Dick Hebdige, University of California-Santa Barbara

The Department of Art is pleased to present:

Dick Hebdige, University of Calfornia-Santa Barbara

After Punk, After Love:  From Malcolm McLaren to Takashi Murakami

Dick Hebdige has published extensively on popular culture, media and critical theory and contemporary art, music, and design.  He is the current Director of the campus Interdisciplinary Humanities Center while holdong a joint faculty appoointment in the Department of Art and Film Studies, at the University of California-Santa Barbara.

He has been teaching in art schools since the mid-1970's, having served as the Dean of Critical Studies and the Director of the Experimental Writing Program at CalArts before coming to UCSB.  Hebdige has published numerous articles, reviews, and catalogue essays and is the author of three seminal books on art and popular culture:  Subulture: the Meaning of Style; Cut&Mix: Culture, Identity, and Caribbean Music; and Hiding in the Light: On Images and Things.  His research interests include transmedia performance, and the integration of critical thinking into art practice and teaching.  He received his Master of Arts degree from the Centre for Contemporary Cultural Studies, England.

This event is free and open to the public.

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For further information, please contact the Department of Art at (416) 946-7624

Dck Hebdige will also be giving a lecture titled "HOLE... swimming... floating... sinking... drowning: face down in 'Noir'" at 2:00 pm on 28 October in Room 208N, North House, Munk School of Global Affairs.




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