Tag Archives: The Affairs of Anatole (1921)

The attitude of high school students toward motion pictures

Source: Clarence Arthur Perry, The attitude of high school students toward motion pictures (New York: National Board of Review of Motion Pictures, 1923), pp. 41-44 Text: Slapstick or vulgar: I do not like the vulgar comedies that are sometimes shown. … Continue reading

Posted in 1910s, 1920s, Reports and studies, USA | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Movies and Conduct

Source: ‘College senior, a girl of 22 years, of native white parentage’, quoted in Herbert Blumer, Movies and Conduct (New York: Macmillan, 1933), pp. 213-217 Text: Considerably influenced by the gospel of H.L. Mencken and George Jean Nathan, I have … Continue reading

Posted in 1910s, 1920s, Reports and studies, USA | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment