‘A Kind of Critique that Works by Allegorising’: An Interview with Patrick Wright

Noel King

Abstract


In the following interview Patrick Wright discuses the research for and critical receptions of his books, Iron Curtain: From Stage to Cold War, A Journey Through Ruins, On Living in an Old Country and Tank. He also discuses his educational formation in the UK and Canada, and his relation to the field of cultural studies and cultural criticism as these are currently constituted.

Keywords


History; heritage; critique; politics; metaphor

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