This seminar is designed as an introduction to doctoral study in literature and cultural theory at UW-Milwaukee specifically and, also, to current research in primary fields of emphasis that organize the study of literature and culture within the broader discipline. The major fields of Literature and Culture in which students can specialize are: Professor Mark Netzloff As the conjunction in Literature and Cultural Theory suggests, students may focus their coursework on established literary fields, or they may choose to take a majority of seminars in cultural theory. Marxism and Literature. Individual writers are inevitably influenced by the beliefs, customs, values, and activities, or culture , of their societies. Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell, Year: 2004 (31MB), Author(s): Melissa Gregg (1MB), Author(s): Bob Ashley cultural theory This term has been applied to diverse attempts to conceptualize and understand the dynamics of culture. Author(s): Steven Tötösy de Zepetnek, Tutun Mukherjee Publisher: Cambridge University Press India Pvt. https://literariness.org/category/cultural-studies/ (414) 251-5339, Professor and Director, Center 21st Century Studies, Associate Professor, Director of Graduate Studies, Associate Professor, Creative Writing Coordinator, Professor, Literature & Cultural Theory Coordinator, Associate Professor & Director, UWM Honors College, Vilas Professor of English and the Humanities, Rhetoric, Professional Writing, and Community Engagement, Meet Our Media, Cinema, and Digital Studies Alumni, Department Structure and Responsibilities, Teaching Assistantships (for current students), Minor: Focus in Writing, Editing and Publishing, Fall 2020 Literature and Cultural Theory Courses, British and Irish Literature and Culture (see subdivisions in, American Literature and Culture (see subdivisions in. Our faculty members are keenly aware of the need for professionalization in the discipline and have dedicated a course to the practicalities of negotiating graduate school. Yet this is not a module in ‘literary criticism’. ‘Literature and cultural studies’ explores a complex relationship. Author(s): Gilbert B. Rodman Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell, Year: 2014 (1MB) Companion to Comparative Literature, World Literatures, and Comparative Cultural Studies. (2MB), Author(s): Gary Hall, Clare Birchall Arising from the social turmoil of the 1960-s, Cultural Studies is an academic discipline which combines political economy, communication, sociology, social theory, literary theory, media theory, film studies, cultural anthropology, philosophy, art history/ criticism etc. (1MB), Author(s): Dr Chris Barker Cultural context is a critical element in the study of literature. As the conjunction in Literature and Cultural Theory suggests, students may focus their coursework on established literary fields, or they may choose to take a majority of seminars in cultural theory. However, the work examined in the module will have decided applicability to literary and cultural texts. (1MB), Author(s): Barry Jordan, Rikki Morgan-Tamosunas Editor’s Introduction: Cultural Theory – Genealogies, Orientations and Territories David Oswell xxi Volume I: Legacies and Innovations Beginnings 1. Series: Blackwell Companions in Cultural Studies Publisher: University Press of Florida, Year: 2010 (5MB), Author(s): Paul Smith Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell, Year: 2004 Publisher: Sage Publications Ltd, Year: 2003 The aim of the course is to provide: 1) (1MB), Author(s): Catherine Driscoll We offer both an MA and a PhD. In principle, there need not be conflict between literary and cultural studies.