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Butter Archive #13: Are Video Games Literature?

So this week we've been looking at video games and other interactive fictions, and it's a topic that I think is really fascinating and interesting... so much so that I made a video essay about it! I made this last year in response to the Digital Literature course I took in 3rd year, and I … Continue reading Butter Archive #13: Are Video Games Literature?

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The Onion: An Empire Founded on Satire

Adam Bernards Susan Brown ENGL 4310 September 28, 2015 "β€œThis guy’s really interested in the poor, so we should have something nice to say, like, I don’t know, how they’re salt-of-the-earth people or how they’re humble or something like that,” said Speaker of the House John Boehner (R-OH), one of several dozen representatives who stood … Continue reading The Onion: An Empire Founded on Satire

Position Paper: Teen Mom and Its Effect on Social Media

Position Paper Special Studies in English Katrina Goncalves Student Number: 0760355 ENGL 4310 Professor Brown Monday September 28th, 2015 Β  Β  Β  Β  Β  Β  Β  Β  Β  Β  Β  Β  Β  Β  Β  Β  Β  Β  Β  Teen Mom and Its Effect on Social Media β€œIn '16 and Pregnant,' they were moms-to-be. Now, follow … Continue reading Position Paper: Teen Mom and Its Effect on Social Media

Buzzfeed as a Portal: Readers’ Accessibility (Position Paper)

β€œThe discussion around eating disorders on social media platforms can be tricky, however. Instagram blocks certain hashtags associated with the promotion of eating disorders such as #Thinspo and #ProAna. Instagram told Buzzfeed News that tags like #Anorexia are allowed, though, because they facilitate a conversation about recovery. And any non-blocked tags associated with eating disorders … Continue reading Buzzfeed as a Portal: Readers’ Accessibility (Position Paper)

Buzzfeed

Buzzfeed β€œBuzzFeed is an American internet news media company. It describes itself as the "social news and entertainment company . . . redefining online advertising with its social, content-driven publishing technology . . . provides the most shareable breaking news."[3] BuzzFeed was founded in 2006 in New York City as a viral lab by Jonah … Continue reading Buzzfeed