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From Sheryl Crow to Homer Simpson: Literature and Composition through Pop Culture

by Jerome Evans

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From Sheryl Crow to Homer Simpson: Literature and Composition through Pop Culture

Grades 7 – 12
Type Journal
Published January 2004
Publisher National Council of Teachers of English

 

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High school teacher Jerome Evans makes popular culture an integral part of his courses. Through analyzing themes in song lyrics, rhetorical devices in essays and advertisements, and psychology in contemporary film, students improve their skills in critical thinking and writing.

 

Evans, Jerome. "From Sheryl Crow to Homer Simpson: Literature and Composition through Pop Culture." English Journal 93.3 (January 2004): 34-38.

 

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