Ow are ideas about popular culture relevant to the study of the communication arts?
Subject: ART & DESIGN (graphic design)
Apply ideas from historical and theoretical texts to the apprehension and visual analysis of the Communication Arts.
Research from different books from different authors. Communicate their experiences, ideas and arguments.
Key Conception: Standardisation, predictability, pseudo-individuation, regression, conformity, commodity fetish, alienation, standardisation, predictability, pseudo-individuation, regression, conformity,
commodity fetish, alienation.
How Popular Culture shaped the Design industry and how it plays a big part on modern day Graphic Design and Graphic Design students today. Include TV shows/movies/magazines/novels/video games/comics such as; Wonder Woman, Jackie: An Ideology of Adolescent Femininityi?? (1977)
The essay has to show that I have read widely i?? lots of different books
(sources) by different authors who have written about my subject. Include images.
Reading List Ideas:
-Beech, D. (2008) Beauty: Documents of Contemporary Art series. Whitechapel Art Gallery
-During, S. (1999) The Cultural Studies Reader. London: Routledge.
-Jenkins, H. (1992) Textual Poachers. New York: Routledge
-Lunn, E. (1985) Marxism and modernism: an historical study of Lukacs, -Brecht, Benjamin and Adorno. London: Verso
-McRobbie, A. (1994) Postmodernism and Popular Culture. London: Routledge
-Storey, J. (2009) (ed.) Cultural Theory and Popular Culture: A Reader. Harlow: Pearson. 4th ed.
-Storey, J. (2012) Cultural Theory and Popular Culture: An Introduction. 6th ed.