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Public Culture

An interdisciplinary journal of transnational cultural studies

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Howard S. Becker

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Howard S. Becker is a sociologist and author who lives in San Francisco and (at times) Paris. He is the author of Art Worlds (2008 [1982]) and Telling about Society (2007) and coauthor (with Robert R. Faulkner) of "Do You Know...?": The Jazz Repertoire in Action (2009).

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Public Culture is a reviewed interdisciplinary journal of cultural studies, published three times a year in Fall, Winter, and Spring for the Institute for Public Knowledge by Duke University Press. The journal's full archives are available online at

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