Watch the video essay using a Marxist analysis to analyze Sponge Bob Square Pants and think about the subtext of your favorite pop culture works. Find another popular culture “text” (this can be film, youtube video, TikTok, music song, anything related to pop culture) and write a 2 pages essay (MLA format) OR a video essay similar to the Sponge Bob video essay analyzing the subtext of the work in question.
Consider some of the following questions:
1. How is a particular ideology expressed in the pop culture text?
2. Why do you think that ideology is represented in this context?
3. What purpose does the pop culture text serve?
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