Culture & Literature Assignments, Quizlets, and Web Links


3rd Quarter:

Introduction to Pop Culture

Pop Culture Terms Quizlet Review the popular culture terms for the quiz.

High Culture or Low Culture Quizlet Review your understanding of pop culture terms with this quiz.

Your Cultural Icons Journal Assignment

Your Cultural Icons Google Slide Show Add your pictures and your name to a template as shown.

Pop Culture Research Paper

Identity in High and Low Culture

Identity Map Assignment

Journey by Joyce Carol Oates

Journey- Symbolism Chart

The Breakfast Club Character Chart

“Don’t You Forget About How Deep the Breakfast Club Really Is” by KC Ifeanyi

“What About ‘The Breakfast Club’? Revisiting the movies of my youth in the age of #MeToo” by Molly Ringwald

The Breakfast Club 30th Anniversary 2020 marks the 35th anniversary of the film; read this article from 2015 about how the film does or does not stand the test of time

High Culture

Modern American Poetry

The Metropolitan Museum of Art

The New Yorker Literary magazine

Pop Culture

Pop Culture Universe Database:   username: TZHS, password: TZHS

CQ Researcher  username: tzhs, password: student

Google Scholar Use the google database to search for scholarly, academic articles, books, and essays

Pop Matters An international magazine of pop culture criticism

Salon News and cultural commentary

E!Online Celebrity news and gossip

Metacritic Links to reviews by dozens of critics for films, DVD/video, music, books, and games

Advertisement Avenue Find and watch ads, catalogued so you can easily find favorite products or celebrities

Museum of Broadcast Communications Terrific TV resource with information and essays about hundreds of TV shows, past to present

NPR’s Pop Culture News

Pop Culture Madness Pop culture news, trivia, and interviews

USA Today Entertainment News

Generational Differences

Deloitte Report on Generation Z

Deloitte Millennial Survey

Online Magazines

People Magazine

Entertainment Weekly

Final Exam Review

Final exam quizlet  test your knowledge in preparation for the final exam.