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Thursday, August 28 2014

The World(s) That Video Made

Video Revolutions is a brief, brilliant inquiry into the history of a complex, contested medium.


Wednesday, October 30 2013

Is It Likely That a Seismic Shift Can Occur in Journalism?

Thomas E. Patterson's Informing the News: The Need for Knowledge-Based Journalism is a critical reminder that a free press can only work when citizens hold it to high standards.


Thursday, December 20 2012

Like Clockwork: Ritual and Satire in the Age of Mass Shootings

As reports of carnage flashed across conference room TVs, morning chatter grew hushed. The editorial staff wondered how to respond. Do we pull the Batman review that was supposed to run that day? Cancel our coverage of the weekend box office?


Monday, September 5 2011

Show and Tell: On Words and Images in Comics

While there are prose books that use pictures for illustrative purposes, only in comics are stories actively told through both written words and drawn pictures.


Tuesday, August 30 2011

Ernest Hemingway, Reporter

The years spent as a reporter painting the scene in Parisian cafes and on tuna fishing boats in Spain sharpened Ernest Hemingway's ability to carefully, confidently build a story.


Monday, May 9 2011

Selling Sex: The Media, Fantasy, and How I Fell in Love with Britney Spears

It all started when I was in Walgreens buying deodorant and I saw her looking me right in the eye with a glossy glow from the cover of an October 2010 issue of US Weekly.


Sunday, November 15 2009

What’s More Dangerous on the Web—Hackers or Hacks?

Content producers have the power to be whomever they want, but if they let themselves be dictated too much by factors like Google, page views, and ad revenue, they end up simply joining a droning, mundane chorus of mediocrity.


Tuesday, September 8 2009

Fear of a Mouse Planet: What Disney’s Acquisition of Marvel Means for the House of Ideas

The fears of a Disney planet are fears that these characters we cherish will be tinkered with or even taken away from us.


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The Taking Down of Corey Delaney (Sources Say) [20.Jan.08]
New Media Old Values (Sources Say) [19.Jan.08]
The Clippings File: Pakistan (Sources Say) [9.Jan.08]
Tempus Fugit (Sources Say) [18.Dec.07]
Give the Gift of Good News (Sources Say) [15.Dec.07]
Flattery or Piracy? (Sources Say) [7.Dec.07]
The Stories Industrial Designs Tell (Sources Say) [2.Dec.07]
Google Magazine Patent (Sources Say) [27.Nov.07]
Words, Like Art (Sources Say) [6.Nov.07]
Short Documentaries on i-tunes (Sources Say) [30.Oct.07]
The Clippings File: Economics (Sources Say) [20.Oct.07]
Admiring Oliver Sacks (Sources Say) [19.Oct.07]
The Clippings File (Sources Say) [30.Sep.07]
Reporting On Religion (Sources Say) [25.Sep.07]
The Melancholy Difficulties of Freedom (Sources Say) [22.Sep.07]
Now Read This: Some News Clippings (Sources Say) [20.Sep.07]
The Skyline is Falling (Sources Say) [19.Sep.07]
A Hypothetical Problem (Sources Say) [17.Sep.07]
The i-pod Times? (Sources Say) [5.Sep.07]
Reading About APEC (Sources Say) [5.Sep.07]
Newspapers struggle to adapt (Sources Say) [18.Apr.07]
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