Cultural Mainstreams Tutorial Task

TEACHER INSTRUCTIONS Start your tutorial by watching this video to recap some of the major themes of this week’s lesson. Following the video, pose the following to the students: Given that the theme of this week’s lesson is ‘The mainstream’ … READ MORE

Making Sense of the Mainstream

The mainstream is a value-laden category that frequently derives its meaning in association with its multiple corollaries such as counter-culture, subculture, underground, indie, folk, alternative, experimental and avant-garde. In this lesson, we problematise our perceptions of mainstream culture and examine … READ MORE