Topic: Class Assignments
Informal Post or Entry
In the informal post forum, be prepared to share your response to the popular culture that permeates our society. Think about commercials, ads, newspaper, magazines, blogs, shopping podcasts, iTunes, iPods, TV, film, Internet, billboards, readio etc. Please make sure to indicate which forum you are using (always write the the type of forum). By writing regularly in the informal post forum, you will generate ideas which you can use later. In this forum, you can jot down ideas and reactions to your observation, reflection, meditations. You can write about your reactions to TV shows, speeches, surfing the Web, discovery, book reviews etc.
Consider the following media elements: videogames, magazines, tv shoes, CDs, ads, photographs, posters, billboards, theater playbills, Web. Write about the role of media in your own life and environment. See some ReaderWriter Analytics: media elements to get you started.