Wednesday, October 24, 2012

New Media Resources Online

This great interview with internet expert Sherry Turkle is worth a listen.

But this is the link that will take you to the youtube you should watch before class.

Wednesday, January 04, 2012

Mass Media & Shifts in American Culture

The second paper in this class asks you to make a connection between Mass Media and shifts in American Culture.   This paper should include a clear thesis statement about the relationship between a contemporary Mass Media phenomenon  and American Culture.  You should try to make connections between themes and characteristics of American Culture throughout the semester in class so that this paper is a natural outgrowth and summation of your learning throughout the semester.   More information about this assignment is available by clicking here.  You should submit the paper as a google doc, sharing it with the class gmail account.