The medieval Song of Roland pairs well with modern presidential ad campaigns for discussions designed to further student analysis of the political agenda of some artistic creations. The following links are useful in preparing lessons:

"The Living Room Candidate" (from the Museum of the Moving Image):

      "Convention" (Nixon 1968)
      "Mother and Child" (Humphrey 1968)
      "Peace Little Girl (Daisy)" (Johnson 1964)

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