Portrayals of Class in _Get Out.
HOW TO COMPLETE THE ASSIGNMENT: #1 – Watch the film and take notes. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sRfnevzM9kQ Watch Jordan Peele’s Get Out (2017). This time, pay special attention to and take notes on the ways that class is discussed and addressed in the film. Be sure to take your own notes on specific scenes, noting the times and writing brief summaries of the scenes. #2 – Write a response answering the following question: In your opinion, what are the three most important messages that this film sends about class? Choose three of the terms from Chapter 3 to discuss in your response: proletariat, bourgeoisie, capitalism, petit-bourgeoisie, commodities, dominant idealogy, habitus, taste publics and cultures, “true love conquers all” narrative, American Dream narrative, “Ethnic Diversity Trumps Class Unity” narrative, class invisibility narrative.