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The Outsiders Introduction
Transcript of The Outsiders Introduction
Some other points of reference for you...
Do You Know 1960s Slang?
What was popular in the 1960s?
-Published The Outsiders in 1967 at the age of 17 (Began writing it at 15)
Get Ready to Read!
-The story was inspired by a real-life event at Hinton’s high school in Tulsa, Oklahoma.
-The Outsiders is widely considered the first
realistic young-adult novel.
-Other Hinton books include
Fish, Tex, and
That Was Then, This is Now.
-Used her initials so people wouldn't know she was a girl
Pop Culture in the 1960s
That band you like is rank!
That Kim is one knock-out broad!
When did you start carrying a heater?
Watch out, the fuzz is after us!
Pass me a cancer stick, Johnny.
The hoods cause trouble at night.
A 1967 Mustang is one tuff car.
I was hacked off at my parents.
There was a big rumble at the park.
He got jumped by three guys.
He got really pickled!
(under the influence)
When did you get out of the cooler?
I could really use a weed right now.
The JD got five months in jail.
Hurry, we gotta make tracks.