CM410 Students led us on a tour of viral videos and memes that, while humorous, showed us how new media killed the old media star!** New media is not about cooler technology or fancier gadgets.
New Media is about AGENCY. In new media, everyone (for good or bad) has a voice! And a publishing platform! New Media communicators have potential millions of readers, viewers, listeners, etc. through Twitter, YouTube, Facebook, Instagram, etc.
This week, Cm410 students will watch and comment on a talk delivered by Professor Michael Wesch called "An Anthropological View of YouTube." (See below) They will ALSO revisit the definitions of two important terms:
Randy is a speaker, writer, and teacher of Communications and Composition at Limestone College, where he serves as chair of the Department of Communications and Interdisciplinary Studies.