What I’m reading 25 Mar 2016 through 26 Mar 2016

Teaching McLuhan: Understanding Understanding Media | Enculturation – more than this, he's drawing line from McL to Carr and others. "In this essay I will explain how I interpret McLuhan’s Understanding Media to my students. This essay is more interpretative than pedagogical. If we understand what McLuhan is saying in this book and how he… Continue reading What I’m reading 25 Mar 2016 through 26 Mar 2016

What I’m reading 5 Mar 2016 through 7 Mar 2016

Should Academics Talk to Katie Couric? – The Chronicle – Once more into the breech of consumption. Don't make me think! "Academic writing has the benefit of scholarly rigor, full documentation, and original thinking. But the transmission of our ideas is routinely hampered — understandably, given academe’s publication, evaluation, and tenure conditions — by a… Continue reading What I’m reading 5 Mar 2016 through 7 Mar 2016