EP 11 The Role of Music in Popular Culture

By Neil Andersen

Carol Arcus and Neil Andersen from the Association for Media Literacy gather each Monday evening to look at 21st Century culture and current events through a media literacy lens. From politics to popular culture, we guarantee that you won't leave an episode thinking quite the same way ever again.

From songs that expresses value, gathers us around particular events and rituals to songs that evoke particular feelings of emotion, there is no doubt just how important music has always been in popular culture.

Tonight on Mediacy, Carol Arcus and Neil Andersen begin to take a look at the many roles that music plays in popular culture, then and now.