Culture and Social Movements - Election 2020: UC Berkeley Big Ideas

Culture and Social Movements - Election 2020: UC Berkeley Bi...

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This lecture looks at social movements and culture in history through three theoretical models of social, political and historical change: Karl Marx’s theory of historical materialism as expressed in the “base-superstructure” model, Antonio Gramsci’s theories of intellectuals and of consent and coercion in the shaping of hegemony, and Black feminism as expressed by Combahee River Collective. Marx’s theory influenced the formation of the movements...Read More
This lecture looks at social movements and culture in history through three theoretical mo...Read More