Resilience & Melancholy – talking to Dr Robin James about her new book…
23rd January 2015
Dr David Webster from the Religion, Philosophy & Ethics team at the University of Gloucestershire in conversation with Dr Robin James about her new book Resilience & Melancholy: pop music, feminism, and neoliberalism
Robin James is Associate Professor of Philosophy at UNC Charlotte. She is author of two books: Resilience & Melancholy: pop music, feminism, and neoliberalism and The Conjectural Body: gender, race and the philosophy of music.Her work on feminism, race, contemporary continental philosophy, pop music, and sound studies has appeared in The New Inquiry, Noisey, SoundingOut!, Hypatia, differences, Contemporary Aesthetics, and the Journal of Popular Music Studies. She is also a digital sound artist and musician, and often works as a member of citation:obsolete.
There is a blog about the idea of resilience at http://davewebster.org/2017/05/14/a-contrary-view-critiquing-discourses-of-resilience-in-education/
See Robin’s blog at http://www.its-her-factory.com/
Discover the RPE course : uniofglos.blog/rpe