The legacy of Stuart Hall for reception studies in Brazil

  • Nilda Jacks Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul
  • Laura Hastenpflug Wottrich Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul
Keywords: Stuart Hall, reception studies, Brazilian research

Abstract

The text evokes the itinerary of Hall’s contributions to the field of communication in the country, in particular to reception studies. It discusses how his reflections were used by theses and dissertations in the field, defended in the Brazilian graduate programs between 2000 and 2009. The analysis reveals Hall’s importance for consolidating them in Brazil for offering theoretical and methodological inputs within a context of expansion of research centers and of problematics addressed. His ideas are adopted according to the demands of the objects of research, which have a multiplicity that denotes the amplitude of the the author’s contribution to Brazilian reception studies.

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Published
2016-12-23
How to Cite
Jacks, N., & Wottrich, L. (2016). The legacy of Stuart Hall for reception studies in Brazil. MATRIZes, 10(3), 159-172. https://doi.org/10.11606/issn.1982-8160.v10i3p159-172
Section
Stuart Hall and communication theory