Posts Categorized: MTD 1

RR7 – CH. 1-3

Posted by & filed under Responses to Scott McCloud Chapters 1&2 (Due 10/5).

Scott McCloud, in the beginning talks briefly about the history of comics and tried to explain when it all started. He talks about how comics are an invisible art form and that no one in the present is able to see it in its true form. He gives examples on how comics are all around […]

Reading Response 6

Posted by & filed under Berger Chapter 16 (Postmodernism).

In chapter 15 of Making Sense of Media, it talks about Marshall McLuhan’s insight about “hot” and “cool” media. “Hot” media meaning filled with data in high definition and “cool” media meaning little to no data and low definition. When reading this, what came across my mind was movies versus books. Movies being the “hot” […]