“Like Genet, we are interested in subculture – in the expressive forms and rituals of those subordinate groups – the teddy boys and mods and rockers, the skinheads and the punks – who are alternately dismissed, denounced and canonized; treated at different times as threats to public order and as harmless buffoons. Like Genet also, we are intrigued by the most mundane objects – a … Continue reading Essay Planning and Notes.
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/culture/art/art-features/10117264/Grayson-Perry-Taste-is-woven-into-our-class-system.html – Grayson Perry on how taste is woven into our class system. https://www.theguardian.com/culture/2014/mar/20/youth-subcultures-where-have-they-gone – the death of subcultures (according to the Guardian, so taken with a pinch of salt…) Continue reading Tastes and Values Essay Sources.
2. Dialogic – also from theories of language, but from Bakhtin – meaning is dialogic, it comes from dialogue, between subjects Continue reading Critical Perspectives Essay Research.