The New Global Culture: Somewhere Between Corporate Multiculturalism and the Mainstream Bizarre

Notes

Part essay, part chronicle, and part performance text about the new “global” culture, its main risks and contradictions, artistic and pop cultural products, major philosophical trends, and political dilemmas.

Artist / Author Guillermo Gomez-Pena
ISBN 0-262-75800-8
Reference A0385
Date 2001
Journal TDR The Drama Review
Journal date Spring 2001
Journal page 07-34
Type Article

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