Readings to be discussed: Kerry Dirk, “Navigating Genre,” and “The medium is the message” resources
- How would you define “genre” and “media”? What are the similarities and differences between the two? 176 more words
Imagine all the cultures in the world. Listen to the music—from the gentle drum beats of Africa, to the melodic didgeridoo of Australia, to the scream of the electric guitar. 581 more words
DVD’s don’t have a chance!
By the looks of it, the old discs and other methods of storing data to a device are all Red Queens on their way out. 232 more words
Marshall McLuhan wrote his Understanding Media: The Extensions of Man in 1964 and a catch phrase was born: “The medium is the message.” That is to say, however the message is built and delivered is actually more important than what is usually thought of as the message. 899 more words