ESSAY: Sociology of art, cultural practices and mediation Warnings : – Do


ESSAY:
Sociology of art, cultural practices and mediation
Warnings :
– Do not just repeat the things people say in the video : use sociological concepts and datas to answer the questions.Try to look at the situation with a sociological perspective.
– Do not copy/past texts or sentences you would find elsewhere without quoting.
Plagiarism = 0/20
– 2 pages is enough to answer every question, use at least 2 sources (bibliography)
« Intouchables » – Reminder about the main characters :
Philippe is a rich, educated and dissabled person, who needs help in his everyday life. Driss is a poor, non educatedsocial worker who’s paid to help Philippe.
Vidéo 1 : Untouchable birthday 1 : https://youtu.be/NgR8ov6T55U
– How would you describe the music in the video ?
(Bonus points if you find empirical datas to categorize the audience of this music – say something true but relevant out of the data ! )
– How does Philippe try to convince Driss about the quality of the music ?
– What is the listening situation / format chosen by Philippe to enjoy this music ?
– How does Driss categorize that music ? With what criterias does he evaluate the quality of the music ?
Vidéo 2 : Untouchable dance scene : https://www.facebook.com/theintouchables/videos/422521904502383/
– How would you describe the music in the video ?
(Bonus points if you find empirical datas to categorize the audience of this music. )
– How does Driss try to convince Philippe about the quality of the music ?
– What is the listening situation / format chosen by Driss to enjoy this music ?
– Why does Driss yell at the other people in the room ?


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