1. Select one important invention in media history from before 1920, and one from after
1950. For each, discuss when it was first invented, and how it went on to shape the
future of the media industry. Be sure to pay attention to the original uses of each
Multiple Choice Questions
Final is 12/11 @ 3:30PM
Chapter 8: 8 Questions
Liebes & Katz on Global Readings of Dallas
Culture Jamming Organized resistance to media power
Polysemy Means that the text has more than one meaning
Jhally & Lewis Different aud
Week 1: A Brief History of Media / An Overview of Media
Monday, August 31, 2015
1. Main Questions for Today:
1.1. What are some of the key dates in the history of media technology?
1.2. What is the basic history of the US media industry?
Multiple Choice Questions: 24 Questions; 10 on Chapter 5, 10 on Chapter 6, 4 on readings.
Messner Gender, Sport, Media
Tricia Rose Rap Music
Gramsci He was first to propose the concept of hegemony
Discussion Entertainment & Science Fiction as So