POPULAR CULTURE ASSIGNMENT 1500 words
Description Select an iconic figure in popular culture and examine his/her/its impact on popular culture.
Your assignment should contain a biography/history section of no more than 200 words to provide background to your chosen iconic figure. The remainder and main body of your assignment should analytically contextualise them and answer the question: why are they iconic? Note: You can use any person, living or dead, any organisation (extant or not) or even particular products (magazines, books, corporations, television or radio shows, bands). If unsure, check with the lecturer.
Subject must be well-known. Examples of people, bands or things you might use include, but are not limited to: Elvis Presley, Frank Sinatra, The Beatles, Radiohead, Eminem, Madonna, Marilyn Monroe, News Limited, MGM, M-TV, Who Magazine, Mills and Boon, Sherlock Holmes, Dan Brown, Twilight, The Godfather, Lady Gaga, Wicked. Bonus points may be given for other great choices.
A reference list must be provided and must include at least 10 references. At least 6 of your references must be sources other than websites.