GE3V17049 The Cultural Cold War

Class 6 The 1970s

What do movies tell us about public diplomacy in the 1970s and the 1980s?

Look for a movie and tell explain to the rest of the class what the movie can tell us about the 1980s and 1970s. We are going to become cultural historians and interpret what the 1980s and 1970s was about through the analysis of cultural products.

Assignment & Readings

Next step: Discussion with team member


Rambo's increased aggressiveness is often seen as a cultural product of Reagan's war talk.