Drama review for Family Guy
• Give background on the show’s creator and its bumpy start on television.
• Identify main characters and general premise.
• Summarize the study by LaChrystal Ricke. What was the overall hypothesis and what were the findings?
• Recall details of the portions we watched from the episode – Extra Medium Large. Review the plot, stereotypes, anti-stereotypes, edginess and the reaction from this controversial show. Also – when did it air?
• Give a blended summation of the reading and the episode with your own argument as to whether the show’s humor is derogatory, i.e. potentially harmful in nature – or not.