Title

The desire for cultural studies

Document Type

Book chapter

Source Publication

Creativity and academic activism : instituting cultural studies

Publication Date

1-1-2012

First Page

25

Last Page

40

Publisher

Duke University Press ; Hong Kong University Press

Keywords

academics, bureaucratic system, institutionalization work, community art work, culture

Abstract

The essay by Tejaswini Niranjana that opens the volume sets out some of the rich implications for thinking about the potentials of disciplinarity as well as institution-building that follow when we take seriously the variable historical formation of institutions in which “the culture question” is asked.

DOI

10.5790/hongkong/9789888139392.003.0003

Publisher Statement

Copyright © 2012 Hong Kong University Press

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Additional Information

ISBN of the source publication: 9781932643206

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Recommended Citation

Niranjana, T. (2012). The desire for cultural studies. In M. Morris & M. Hjort (Eds.), Creativity and academic activism: Instituting cultural studies (pp. 25-40). Durham; Hong Kong: Duke University Press; Hong Kong University Press.