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Make a case for or against the study of popular verse

In order to understand the importance of poetry we first need to answer the question what is poetry? In reading a poem for its message, critics often appear to be saying that poems ‘really’ mean something different form what they appear to mean, and may of us are often led to assume that the interpretation… View Article

Popular technologies

Internet website is just one of the popular technologies that people visit to surf, watch and upload videos. It is through this readily available websites where the users can find an avenue for freedom of expression and promotion. Indeed, this kind of technology has become a tool for experiencing valuable education and worthwhile entertainment. Along… View Article

Popular culture

The idea of popular culture can be epitomized in many mediums nowadays whether it is in films, books, songs or photographs. This paper discusses the way that the `ghetto culture’ is portrayed within various mediums. The first part of this paper will deal with the popular movie `Boyz in the Hood (1991)’ written and directed… View Article

Culture Theory and Popular Culture

The study of culture has, over the last few years, been quite dramatically transformed as questions of modernity and post-modernity have replaced the more familiar concepts of ideology and hegemony which, from the mid-1970s until the mid-1980s, anchored cultural analysis firmly within the neo-Marxist field mapped out by Althusser and Gramsci. Modernity and post-modernity have… View Article