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Marxism and Culture

Explores the various political and philosophical debates within western Marxism. Pays particular attention to the influence of the cultural turn in twentieth century Marxist thought on feminism, postcolonialism, and theories of mediation. Themes include: the commodity, alienation and reification, surplus value, culture, ideology, hegemony and subjectivity.
Course #
MCC-UE 1402
Units
4
Term
Fall, Spring
Department

Professors

Alexander Galloway

Professor of Media, Culture, and Communication (On Leave 2019-2020)

galloway@nyu.edu