This page contains working papers and other documents of interest to the CHCI community. We will update this page periodically as additional materials become available.
Who Needs Cultural Research?– Ien Ang
Ien Ang is Professor of Cultural Studies and Director of the Research Centre in Intercommunal Studies at the University of Western Sydney. She is the author of Living Room Wars: Rethinking Media Audiences for a Postmodern World (1996), Desperately Seeking the Audience (1991), and Watching Dallas: Soap Opera and the Melodramatic Imagination (1985).
Going Downtown: The Necessity–and Hazards–of Telling the Public about Humanities Research – J. Paul Hunter
J. Paul Hunter is Barbara E. and Richard J. Franke Professor in the Humanities, Professor of English, and Director of the Franke Institute for the Humanities at the University of Chicago. He is the author of Before Novels: The Cultural Contexts of Eighteenth Century English Fiction (1990), which won the Gottschalk Prize, and the editor of the Norton Introduction to Poetry and the Norton Introduction to Literature.