What impact did the celebrated Stuart Hall have on the world of culture studies? Check out this addition of A Public Affair to find out more on one man’s outstanding achievements.
On March 26th, our host Karma Chavez spoke with Jonathan Gray, Sut Jhally, Lisa Henderson, and Aswin Punathambekar on the life and innumerable contributions of famed cultural theorist Stuart Hall. Hall passed away last month, leaving behind a legacy of works with tremendous influence on the fields of culture and media studies, particularly in the realms of race, identity and power. In this program, each of our experts in the field described who Hall was to them, how his scholarship impacted their work and his influence on academia at large.