Listen to the following song, “Jeremy” by Pearl Jam (and read the lyrics below):
At home, drawing pictures of mountain tops With him on top lemon yellow sun, arms raised in a V And the dead lay in pools of maroon below Daddy didnâ€™t give attention Oh, to the fact that mommy didnâ€™t care King jeremy the wicked…oh, ruled his world . . . Jeremy spoke in class today . . . (2x) Clearly I remember pickin on the boy Seemed a harmless little fuck Ooh, but we unleashed a lion . . . Gnashed his teeth and bit the recess ladys breast . . . How can I forget? And he hit me with a surprise left My jaw left hurtin…ooh, dropped wide open Just like the day…oh, like the day I heard Daddy didnâ€™t give affection, no . . . And the boy was something that mommy wouldnâ€™t wear King jeremy the wicked . . . oh, ruled his world Jeremy spoke in class today . . .
Do a little research regarding the background of this song. Use one of the theories that you read about this week to analyze the lyrics above. What theory do you think best applies to these lyrics and why? Be sure to give specific assumptions of the theory to make a strong argument for why the theory you chose is the best theory to explain the lyrics.
Please use the required class reading that’s attached as the primary source or in at least one citing