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Presentations and Final Papers

May 5th, 2010 · No Comments

Here is a summary of announcements made in class today: PRESENTATIONS The schedule of presentations is posted below. Your presentations should be in powerpoint format (talk to me if you intend to use a different software so we can make sure it’s available in our classroom!) and focus on your field research and findings. Just […]

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Schedule for Presentations

May 5th, 2010 · No Comments

May 12 Amaru and Devin            The Significance and Meaning of Tattoos Lorena                                 Tattoo Culture in America Halie and Rachel              Greek Community: Hazing Rituals as Part of the Pledging Process Nisha                                     Bullying in and beyond High School Stephanie                            Men’s Views of Masculinity and Homosexuality Edtricia                                 Uncharted Territory: African-American Museums in New York City Nalicia                                  Ethnic Foods in […]

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Vote for a movie in class!

May 5th, 2010 · No Comments

Click here to access the poll for film choices in class today.

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Links for class

April 28th, 2010 · No Comments

FSA images Lange: Migrant Mother My Lai Massacre Don McCullin

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this wednesday

April 27th, 2010 · No Comments

For this Wednesday, please complete the readings posted for April 26 here (plus the film review I handed out in class). Also, please post a few pictures and some fieldnotes from your research on your blogs so we can talk about your projects in detail on Wednesday in class.

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Link of the Week

April 23rd, 2010 · No Comments

Announcement of a new online journal on visual academics! Welcome to Audiovisual Thinking We are happy to announce the launch and Call for Videos of the online journal Audiovisual Thinking, the world’s first journal of academic videos. Audiovisual Thinking is a pioneering forum where academics and educators can articulate, conceptualize and disseminate their research about […]

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Paid summer and fall internships with leading indy media groups

April 22nd, 2010 · No Comments

The message below is from the folks at the Media Consortium about paid internships in summer and fall. Have a look and maybe some of you are inspired to apply? ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Hi all, I’m incredibly excited to announce that applications are now open for Summer and Fall 2010 sessions of our Independent Media Internship program. […]

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Links for class on April 21

April 21st, 2010 · No Comments

More Propaganda Posters from World War II Posters of World War II in the Truman Libraray Posters from the USSR Erroll Morris in the NYT Part 1: It Was All Started by a Mouse Part 2: Thought Experiment #2

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this week

April 19th, 2010 · No Comments

Please find the reading for this Wednesday posted under “readings” on this page. As discussed in class today, you should start your fieldwork this week (if you haven’t done so yet). There will be another journal entry due next week with fieldnotes and your first pictures / visuals from your project. Also, make sure to […]

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Links for class, April 19

April 19th, 2010 · No Comments

Trailer for “Exit through the Gift Shop” Banksy: The Punking of Paris Hilton Benksy: Palestinian Wall PROPAGANDA * Leni Riefenstahl Prologue to “Olympia” (start at 4:30min) Olympia “Diving Scene” Interactive website by PBS’ Culture Shock on Leni Riefenstahl

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