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- -Media is an interactive symbolic system for extended perception Time-Space Bridge Real/imaginary… different time-spaces> perceived here and

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Dr. Barry Vacker Mass Media in Everyday Life notes 11/29/07 V For Vendetta The Merchants of Cool Good Night and Good Luck Contact Future of Media – Timo Saari The world of physical objects, the world of media and information, the world of human consciousness. Media and communication technologies bridge different worlds together. Perception through technology -instrumentation that extends human activity -generating, processing and delivering information -way to know of events in the world -way of being -tools -evolving beyond its original purpose Media as special case of technology
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Unformatted text preview: -Media is an interactive symbolic system for extended perception Time-Space Bridge Real/imaginary… different time-spaces -> perceived here and now (fusion of different time-spaces). Bridge for connecting minds Knowledge + interpretation + mind + social reality = world Bridge for Embodiment Physical Embodiment-Sensory stimulation, motor action Mediated Embodiment-Physical world, virtual world Bridge for Meaning Making Author observes images, repackages Future of Media-Conceptual view-Technological view...
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This note was uploaded on 04/07/2008 for the course BTMM 1041 taught by Professor Vacker during the Fall '07 term at Temple.

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