Questions

  1. Spreadable Media: Do you feel like there is a distinction between the terms “spreadable media” and “viral”? If yes, what is the distinction and why is it important to acknowledge the difference? If not, why are they the same?
  2. Journalism: What are ways newspapers have affected society and the way people are able to get news? How relevant or trustworthy are newspapers, or online newspapers in today’s society? How has social media affected the way news is spread?
  3. Based on the Bazin and Munsterberg readings, what are the arguments for why we go to the movies? Do your beliefs on why we go to the movies align with Bazin or Munsterberg, or a mix of both? Why do you think we go to the movies?