This essay introduces and highlights the significance of Stuart Hall's essay, 'Marx's Notes on Method: A "Reading" of the "1857 Introduction"' which follows. Hall's essay is a key text in understanding the theoretical work of the Centre for Contemporary Cultural Studies in the mid-1970s, specifically the Centre's engagement with Althusser. Hall's text sets the theoretical groundwork for the concept of articulation and raises important questions of method within cultural studies. It also represents an exemplary reading of Marx.
- Cultural studies
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Cultural Studies
- Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)
- General Social Sciences