Politics and Aesthetics
Acknowledgements ix Abbreviations xi Introduction Class Matters 1 Aesthetics and Politics 11 Disagreements with Consensus 25 Capitalism and Identity 35 Chapter 1 Literature and the Existence of Working-Class Intellectuals: Unfree Direct Discourse 51 Against Representation 61 Democracy of Voice 71 Unfree Direct Discourse 86 Social Existentialism 102 Chapter 2 Melancholy Knowledge and the Truth of Art: Realist and Non-Realist Modes 115 Melancholy Knowledge and Truth 119 Culture and Emancipation 130 Working-Class Aesthetics and Non-Realist Modes 146 viii Chapter 3 How Late Was Late Capitalism? The Untimely Spaces of the Present 165 Cognitive Mapping 173 Mapping Glasgow 190 Scotland and Devolution 204 Works Cited 227 Index 235
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