Issues of Class and Culture: An Interview with Aijaz Ahmad
Keywords:Class, Culture, Media, Political Economy, Labor
AbstractQuestion: In your book In Theory: Classes, Nations, Literatures you observe that American literary theory in the last two decades has been remarkably devoid of influences from the major work in Marxist political economy that has been done in the United States, not least by Monthly Review and its publishing house. Why is this significant? Why does literary theory need Marxist political economy?
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