Tag Archives: Raymond Williams

INTERVENTIONS BY E. SAN JUAN, Jr.


TIMELY INTERVENTIONS IN THE CRISIS OF CAPITALIST GLOBALIZATION Noted Filipino scholar E. SAN JUAN, JR. intervenes again in the urgent debates in racial conflicts and international relations with four scholarly works in the last two years. In the midst of … Continue reading

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CRITIQUE AND SOCIAL TRANSFORMATION: LESSONS FROM ANTONIO GRAMSCI, MIKHAIL BAKHTIN, RAYMOND WILLIAMS


CRITIQUE AND SOCIAL TRANSFORMATION Lessons from Antonio Gramsci, Mikhail Bakhtin and Raymond Williams E. SAN JUAN, Jr. Fellow, The W.E.B. Du Bois Institute, Harvard University Contribution to Scholarship: This scholarly work is a project of historical-materialist critique of themes, theories, … Continue reading

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ON E. SAN JUAN, Jr., writer and transformative intellectual


E. SAN JUAN: THE RETURN OF THE TRANFORMATIVE INTELLECTUAL by Peter McLaren Professor of Graduate Education University of California, Los Angeles The catastrophic decline of Wall Street and the global meltdown of finance capital in September and October 2008 signal … Continue reading

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THE TRANSFORMATIVE INTELLECTUAL


E. SAN JUAN: THE RETURN OF THE TRANFORMATIVE INTELLECTUAL by Peter McLaren Professor of Graduate Education University of California, Los Angeles The catastrophic decline of Wall Street and the global meltdown of finance capital in September and October 2008 signal … Continue reading

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RAYMOND WILLIAMS, BRITISH PUBLIC INTELLECTUAL (2)


RAYMOND WILLIAMS ON CULTURAL REVOLUTION By E. SAN JUAN, Jr. In our generally retrograde postCold War age, it might be anachronistic to try to resuscitate any interest in what my daughter calls another “dead white male.” Raymond Williams, now legendary … Continue reading

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RAYMOND WILLIAMS, BRITISH PUBLIC INTELLECTUAL (1)


RAYMOND WILLIAMS AND THE PROBLEMS IN THEORIZING CULTURAL¬† PRACTICE By E. SAN JUAN, Jr. Probably the first lesson to be learned from Raymond Williams’ massive corpus of writings that established the foundation for contemporary cultural studies is the habit of … Continue reading

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