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For this week’s cultural diary, we were asked to conduct a Frankfurt School-informed critique of a cultural industry of our choice. I have decided to look at the music industry, as I feel it is the easiest industry to see the extent to which a Frankfurt School style analysis can still be used in relation to contemporary culture. 406 more words
Our criteria for this week’s cultural diary entry was to base our text choices on last week’s theorists and their viewpoints.
For our first text, we were asked to pick a cultural product that can be defined as ‘sweetness and light’ (that is to say, the best that is thought or said as defined by Arnold (1869)). 622 more words