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Figure/Ground interview with Douglas Kellner

Figure/Ground interview with Douglas Kellner

© Douglas Kellner and Figure/Ground Communication Dr. Kellner was interviewed by Laureano Ralon and Justin Dowdall on August 13th, 2012 as part of the Figure/Ground Communication scholarly interview series. URL: Douglas Kellner is a “third generation” critical theorist in the tradition of the Frankfurt Institute for Social Research, or Frankfurt School. Kellner was an early theorist of the field of critical media literacy and has been a leading theorist of media culture generally. In his recent work, he has increasingly argued that media culture has become dominated by the forms of spectacle and mega-spectacle. He also has contributed important studies of alter-globalization processes, and has always been concerned with counter-hegemonic... Show More


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