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Now, before we go any further I want all of you to rest assured I’m not going to tell you “mainstream film and media suck because they don’t do this thing I want them to!” If we were going that route, I’d just hop on the whitewashing bandwagon and word-flay them for being more concerned about profits than accurate casting. 1,859 more words
I apologize for this post being late, but I spent some extra time to make sure I covered as many topics as possible.
For the last couple of weeks we’ve been looking at… 2,306 more words
Nothing pervades our society’s morals, perceptions, culture, and growth more thoroughly than the media. No longer are television shows and movies mindless entertainment – they are a back-and-forth dialogue between the writers and the audience (Smith). 2,547 more words
If you’re new (or even not so new) to the world of writing, you may have discovered that us writerly folks have our own jargon. Even if you’re not a writer, if you’re an avid reader you’ve probably associated with enough writers (and/or literary critics) to have heard some odd terms being tossed about. 664 more words