Richard Smith – Review of Critique of Exotica

Richard Smith – Review of Critique of Exotica
In Intensities: Journal of Cult Media – issue 3.

“John Hutnyk has written a significant work, one that everyone working in the area of contemporary cultural studies needs to engage with. He deals with the central issues of hybridity and authenticity in the context of the appropriation of diverse cultural forms (‘Exotica’) within the global cultural industries by key popular cultural stars. At the heart of the book is a personal commitment to a form of radical politics…”