In planning what I wanted to write for my first blog of 2017 I stumbled upon this quote from legendary fashion designer, Vivienne Westwood "the age in which we live, this non-stop distraction, is making it more impossible for the young generation to ever have the curiosity or discipline... because you need to be alone … Continue reading I’m curious, you’re curious.
With new technology comes advancement in the way citizen journalists can communicate and get their issues and topics out into the world. The introduction of various live streaming platforms into social media websites and apps like Facebook and Twitter has changed the way in which everyday people can communicate with the world. Periscope is a … Continue reading Live Streaming
Remix was something that was once only associated with music; now remix is a common factor within our society. Creative items and works are always remixed in contemporary society. There is always a new adaptation or version of something being released that could be as simple as changing one feature. This then begs the question … Continue reading Remix:
Terrorism in the media; we’ve all seen or heard it it throughout every form of media “By it’s very nature an act of terrorism is meant to be impressive. It is calculated to be an attention-getting activity” (Cooper 1976) Which it definitely is. When a major terror attack occurs within the world, it is spread … Continue reading Media Anxieties: Terrorism in the Media