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.
Friday, January 06, 2012
Wednesday, January 04, 2012
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.