Posted: July 18th, 2016
Choose a piece of popular fiction—novel, short story, graphic novel, or comic book—and research the material through the lens of popular culture and its effect on society.
Prepare a 700- to 1050-word analysis that includes a critique of that work and a commentary on the influence of the work in popular culture. Address the following:
Identify the literary production you chose to focus on. Provide a brief overview of what the piece is about, the author’s background, and how the piece fits or does not fit with other literature of that genre.
What is the cultural significance of the work? Reflect on whether the piece is considered economically successful or if it has fan followings.
What cultural values are reinforced or challenged in the work?
Consider the following examples:
How the Harry Potter novels are encouraging young adults to read
Does the Twilight series reinforce or challenge traditional gender roles?
The quest for truth in the novels of Dan Brown, author ofThe Da Vinci Code and Angels & Demons
Review Ch. 1 in the text for background on developing a literary analysis.
Four peer-reviewed scholarly references are required. Format your references at the end of the paper consistent with APA 6th Edition guidelines
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