TITLE

Animal energies and tribal rhythms

AUTHOR(S)
Lindholdt, Paul J.
PUB. DATE
March 1993
SOURCE
Sewanee Review;Spring93, Vol. 101 Issue 2, p269
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Bibliography
ABSTRACT
Discusses how far pop cultures can account for the decline of literacy in America. Distinction between esoteric and exoteric arts; Usage of the adjective `pop' in 1862; Visual contribution's to illiteracy and aliteracy; Deemphasis on the verbal characterizing exoteric arts; Domains of pop culture; Debates about cultural literacy; Lawrence Levine's argument in `Highbrow/Lowbrow'; Racialism and phrenology; Different analysis of cultural hierarchy.
ACCESSION #
9309026125

 

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