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November 2006

MIT communications forum archive

by jlesage
the various programs are on many topics of media and mass communications; available in audio, video, or print format; good overview of contemporary media issues by academics and practitioners

Notes on The Gaze

by jlesage
Daniel Chandler's overview of the use of an important concept in media theory

Knowing Knowledge

by jlesage
useful summary by George Siemens of his ideas from new book; educators need to rethink all ideas about knowledge, education, and learning for young people growing up in the Internet era

Jahsonic, a vocabulary of culture

by jlesage
intriguing website taking up themes and critical theories/ists, with many links; check out "index" link on home page

Pierre Bourdieu and taste

by jlesage
overview, with many links; part of a larger, interesting cultural studies site

SocioSite

by jlesage
a very large sociology site from the University of Amsterdam; of particular interest are a section on web sociology and one on famous sociology; site is full of both explanations and links to other full text articles

October 2006

Knowing Knowledge - a photoset on Flickr by George Siemens

by jlesage
for those interested in infoaesthetics, this set of 57 images about aspects of knowledge is a stimulating philosophical exercise and a way to ask students how they might have made an image of similar interacting concepts

Jahn: Homepage

by jlesage
major figure in narrative theory has much work available online

critcrim.org

by jlesage
Essay summarizing differences between modernist and postmodernist thought, useful for grad students, those who want to catch up quickly.

net critique » Interview with Alan Liu

by jlesage
Liu is author of "The Laws of Cool: Knowledge Work and the Culture of Information"

September 2006

Film Studies Resources - Academic Info

by jlesage
useful site with lots of resources: bibliographies, "digital library" links, academic programs listed; full text artices; Online Film Collections, Archives, Themes: women, genre, theory; Film History, silent and sound eras, International--by region; Indiv

August 2006

Media Studies - Televisuality

by jlesage
a wonderful site, with examples, that explains how tv works visually

Autonomy & Solidarity | Autonomy & Solidarity Network

by jlesage
left journal: change comes from self organization of workers and oppressed groups

July 2006

MILLENNIUM FILM JOURNAL

by jlesage
important journal covering independent and avant-garde films; complete index; online essays begin with issue no. 26, fall 1992

alterity

by jlesage
Danah Boyd's blog specifically for commenting on all the basic readings she did for her PhD exams

cinemaspace

by jlesage
one of the few hypertextual sites for film criticism

Welcome to Landscapes of Capital

by jlesage
how space/time (speed), capital and globalization are represented in corporate television advertising, one of the best academic web sites in scope, graphic design, and visual analysis

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