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In your small group, examine the article below, then respond to the following questions.

"Two Ways of Looking:" The Critical Reception of 1940s Horror

  1. Based on the abstract, what seems to be the main purpose of the article?
  2. Based on the level of depth and the language used throughout the article, who seems to be the intended audience for the article?  
  3. How can you tell that this is a scholarly article? List at least three specific features.
  4. Read about Cinema Journal and its submission process. Does the journal seem credible? Why or why not?
  5. Search Google for sources on 1940s horror films. In general, how do the Google search results compare with this article?


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