ERIC Number: ED109699
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1975-Apr
Reference Count: N/A
Popular Culture and the Teaching of English.
Donelson, Ken, Ed.
Arizona English Bulletin, v17 n3 Entire Issue April 1975
This issue of the "Arizona English Bulletin" contains 38 articles related to popular culture and the teaching of English. The articles discuss such topics as language in the popular arts, establishing a popular culture library, defining sexism in popular culture, detective literature and its uses in the traditional classroom, popular literature as an introduction to the classics, reading comics, television and critical skills, selecting science fiction for class study, subliminal messages in science fiction, formula fiction and literature study, uses of graffiti, rock poetry, video screen sexism, magazines and the English class, values via television, American best sellers as an English elective, the religious press, and teaching the new journalism. (TS)
Descriptors: Comics (Publications), Commercial Television, English Instruction, Instructional Materials, Literary Genres, New Journalism, Periodicals, Poetry, Popular Culture, Science Fiction, Secondary Education, Teaching Methods
National Council of Teachers of English, 1111 Kenyon Road, Urbana, Illinois 61801 (Order No. 36443, $3.95 nonmember, $3.35 member)
Publication Type: Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Arizona English Teachers Association, Tempe.