Student Contributed Resource Worksheet
This Assignment is due by Day 3 of Week 3.
Directions: Please type in your answers in the boxes provided. If you need more space than is provided, the box will expand as you write. Do not write your answers in a separate document because your Instructor uses the rubric after each question to grade that section. You may also use the rubric as a guide to make sure you completed that question correctly.
1. Find 1 article from the library or credible Internet site that focuses on popular culture.
You may use articles by the authors listed in the Learning Resources section, but you may also include other authors. Note: All resources included in your Student Contributed Resources should be in English.
Insert the requested information in the box below
Year and date of publication:
Name of the article (or web article or website):
Name of the publication (or website):
Volume and issue number (for magazine or journal articles):
URL (that is, the web address) of the website (if applicable):
Next, attempt to organize the information above into an APA style reference. There are two examples in the box, one for an article published in a magazine or journal and one for an article published on a website.
Insert APA reference below
Example of an article published in a magazine or journal:
Ouellette L. (1999). Inventing the Cosmo Girl: Class identity and girl-style American dreams. Media Culture & Society, 21(3), 359–383.
Example of an article published on a website:
Popular Culture. (2015). Cultural Politics. Retrieved from http://culturalpolitics.net/popular_culture
Enter your attempt at an APA style reference:
Finally, post this reference to the course blog.
2. Write an annotation in the box below. An annotation summarizes the article and its point of view. It can be thought of as the explanation for why the article relates to the topic or an Assignment. Your annotation for this article should be 3–4 sentences.
Insert your answer below