A democratic civilization will save itself only if it makes the language of the image into a stimulus for critical reflection, not an invitation to hypnosis.
Middle School Unit 4: History and Media
- Compare two depictions of the Civil War - one documentary, one historical fiction - and analyze both using the five critical questions of media literacy
- View several segments from the film Glory and discuss how the background music is used to establish tone and make meaning from the visuals
- ...and more!
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