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Spring Week 10


Viewing

Grime
Excerpt from Conflict: HERE
Dizzee Rascal - Fix Up Look Sharp
Lethal Bizzle - Pow
Pop
Lady Gaga - Judas
Lady Gaga - Born This Way
Global Bass
Buraka Som Sistema - Hangover (BaBaBa)
Favela On Blast (Leandro HBL and Wesley Pentz, 2008). Available HERE.
M.I.A. - Bad Girls


Reading

Chris Campion, 'Inside Grime', Observer Music Monthly, Sunday 23 May 2004
Marlon Bishop, 'Please Explain: Global Bass', MTV IGGY, July 12, 2013
Hua Hsu, 'M.I.A. and the Impossibility of Selling Out', Grantland, February 14, 2012
Vanessa Thorpe, 'Pop star or avant-garde artist? Lady Gaga wants to be the next Warhol', The Observer, 18 August 2013
'The Lady in The Slaughter' in The Advocate, 11 February, 2011
Richard Dyer, ‘In Defense of Disco’ in Gay Left, Issue 8, 1979. Also in Richard Dyer, Only Entertainment (London, Routledge, 2002). Available HERE.
Richard Dyer, 'Entertainment and Utopia' from Bill Nichols (ed.) Movies and Methods Vol. II (London: University of California Press, 1985). Also available HERE.
Dick Hebdige, Subculture: The Meaning of Style (London: Routledge, 2002). HC 1411.H3 Also available as ebook HERE.
Theodor Adorno and Max Horkheimer, 'The Culture Industry: Enlightenment as Mass Deception' from Dialectic of Enlightenment (1944).
Theodor Adorno, 'Culture Industry Reconsidered' in New German Critique, 6, Fall 1975, 12-19.
Thomas Andrae, 'Adorno on film and mass culture: The culture industry reconsidered' in Jump Cut, no. 20, 1979, pp. 34-37