How we make meaning? How do we understand who we are? How do we identify with the world/images/films/TV/computer games/books?
- Meaning → Semiotics → Signs (we know red means stop and green means go) 102 more words
So much of The Martian is rooted in Mark’s textual logs, and yet Ridley Scott’s film adaptation feels surprisingly natural. This leads me to believe that Scott understands a key principle about what makes a good adaptation: Rather than attempt to play out word for word everything about which Weir writes, Scott unlocks another layer of the story. 813 more words