Week 6. Cultural Studies III. Text: “Walt Disney’s Frontierland…”


  1. Identify the thesis of the article in 3 quotes (from 3 different pages):
  2. What is the relationship between maps and everyday life (experience), according to the author?
  3. What does Disneyland mean for America (and the world)?
  4. “it was the innocence of youth envisioning new empires.” Explain.
  5. P. 172. Disney was “both storyteller and cartographer in Frontierland.” Explain.
  6. Everyday life, in Disneyland Frontierland, is somewhere between culture and nature. Discuss briefly.