Cultural studies

Jing Wang, Professor of Chinese Cultural and Media Studies, Dies at 71 | MIT News

Jing Wang, SC Fang professor of Chinese languages ​​and culture and long-time MIT faculty member of Global Studies and Languages ​​and Comparative Media Studies / Writing, died Sunday in Boston of a heart attack. For decades, Wang has been a leading scholar of the intersection of media and activism in China. After a bachelor’s degree […]

Cultural studies

Call for papers: “Portuguese Literary and Cultural Studies” – UMass, Dartmouth

Posted July 26, 2021. The teaching of literature, whether at the secondary or university level, has always given rise to the recurring and controversial question: “What is it really for?” Old debates about the autonomy of literature in relation to its social function, usefulness or uselessness, suggest the ethical and political dilemmas that teachers and […]