Stephen Greenblatt

New Historicism

In 1982 Stephen Greenblatt edited a special issue of Genre on Renaissance writing, and in his introduction to this volume he claimed that the articles he had solicited were engaged in a joint enterprise, namely, an effort to rethink the… Read More ›

Cultural Studies

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. to study cultural phenomena in various societies…. Read More ›