The Media, as an industry effectively dictates how we as citizens perceive the world and current affairs. Many may claim to be free thinkers and only some of them would be right but the truth of the matter is that the media controls almost all of the population. The media is simply the medium in which … More Media Industries and their Owners.
A media text put simply is a sign. Signs come in many forms: images, writing, movies, music and many more left unlisted, the point of it all is that they convey a message. Whether or not the interpretation received is the intended message is not just up to the signs creator. In order to understand this … More Media Texts – What they really mean!
Real Anxiety vs Media Anxiety? The media essentially is an ocean of the most important, current information – by most important I mean information that affects the largest group of people whether it affects their everyday life or their interests; this can range from the United States declaring war on Russia or Leonardo DiCaprio having his … More MEDIA ANXIETIES: An era of terrorism.
Well to get things started, I’d like to introduce myself; my name is Jacob Samuel Cordina and I’m a Journalism UOW. Aspiring journalist, hence the degree and will hopefully make a real quantifiable impact on this world before I leave it. Now this blog is not going to be the only blog that addresses their … More Introductions