Posts in Category: CCCS

Laurie Taylor on Stuart Hall

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Here is the sociologist Laurie Taylor’s tribute to the life and work of the late Stuart Hall: http://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/episode/b03tt50m/Thinking_Allowed_Stuart_Hall_(19322014)/

The CCCS Logo

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The Cover of Working papers in Cultural Studies Spring 1971

The Cover of Working papers in Cultural Studies Spring 1971

This is the original CCS logo designed by Dave Packe and shown here on the Working Papers in Cultural Studies published in 1971. This was printed by the then Partisan press in Nottingham Partisan changed its name to Russell Press and are still working for trade union and other causes today. To come full circle Russell will be printing the catalogue for the CCCS50 exhibition at The Mac.

Blue Plaque

DSCN1490This is a blue plaque that is currently on the wall of the Muirhead Tower at the University of Birmingham.  It pays tribute to the work of the Centre for Contemporary Cultural Studies in the development of British cultural studies.  The plaque was erected in 2011, almost ten years after the University had closed cultural studies at Birmingham.