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You Are The Universe Experiencing Itself

Everything you know about teenage brains is bullshit http://t.co/i2Xu1vk8XR pic.twitter.com/ncRCilbEy3 — Cory Doctorow (@doctorow) May 24, 2015 I have been reading into the idea of consciousness in recent weeks. The above photo, retweeted by William Gibson (@GreatDismal) on May 23, … Continue reading

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Plastic Euphoria

        In this photoset I have explored the concept of ordinary objects existing as perplexing and uncanny landscapes. The soft, muted colours were achieved by experimenting with the natural lighting of the sun, as well as with coloured, … Continue reading

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MEDA101 Sound Project

I designed my sound clip to be slightly  kaleidoscopic, with different aspects for the listener to consider. This jumbled concoction of sound conveys the idea of authority being everywhere around us. We cannot control it, nor escape it. A clip from one of Hitlers … Continue reading

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American remakes of British TV shows… No.

If theres one thing I know, it’s the fact that Americans generally make British TV shows shit. I don’t know what it is… American TV shows in general (Friends, The Simpsons, How I Met Your Mother, The Walking Dead) are awesome. … Continue reading

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The projection and perceptions of Muslim & Arab culture in the media

Professor Ellen Seiter’s, study on film viewing across cultures has made me think about the topic further, analysing my personal opinion on the way in which different cultures, particularly Arabic cultures, are perceived. Ellen is a professor at the School … Continue reading

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Climate change: The false balance of voices in the media

Throughout the course of the Media and Communications component of my degree, it has come to my attention that the media is.. shock horror.. not as reliable, honest and unbiased as we (members of society and the public) want it … Continue reading

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The Australian film industry: Its success, its failure, and everything in-between

So it appears the Australian film industry is in a little bit of a pickle. In the beginning, we got on the film boat with the right foot forward. According to the Australian Government website we (probably?) produced the first ever full length … Continue reading

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