Category: Writing Reference

Download PDF by Marcel Maack: Medienwissenschaftliche Bezüge in der TV-Serie 'Die

By Marcel Maack

Studienarbeit aus dem Jahr 2002 im Fachbereich Medien / Kommunikation - Journalismus, Publizistik, observe: sehr intestine, Technische Universität Dortmund (Institut für Journalistik), Sprache: Deutsch, Anmerkungen: , summary: "Ay Caramba!" Eine wissenschaftliche Forschungsarbeit über die TV-Serie "Die Simpsons" - ob sich das wohl verträgt? Stehen Wissenschaft und Cartoonserie nicht von Natur aus im Widerspruch zueinander? Bart würde sagen: "Don't have a cow, guy! Probier's einfach aus!"

Um die Antwort gleich vorwegzunehmen: Die TV-Serie "Die Simpsons" eignet sich überaus intestine für eine wissenschaftliche Arbeit. Der Grund ist, dass es sich bei den "Simpsons" nicht um eine Serie handelt, deren ausschließliches Ziel die Unterhaltung ist: "Die Simpsons" sind Spiegel der Gesellschaft, sie reflektieren kritisch various Facetten menschlichen Daseins, wobei freilich das Leben in den united states im Mittelpunkt steht, denn dort werden "Die Simpsons" produziert. Auffällig ist, dass das Autorenteam der "Simpsons" dabei immer wieder kritische Blicke auf das Mediensystem wirft. Es macht daher Sinn, sich einmal medienwissenschaftlich mit der Serie "Die Simpsons" auseinander zu setzen.

Das vorliegende Buch thematisiert folgende medienwissenschaftliche Teilbereiche:

• Struktur der US-amerikanischen Fernsehlandschaft
• Nachrichtenselektion im Journalismus
• Wirkungen von Fernsehgewalt

...das alles anhand der Fernsehserie "Die Simpsons"!

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Read e-book online The Media: Journalism in Crisis PDF

By Neal Cortell

Veteran tv reporter Neal Cortell tackles the topic of within the Media, Journalism in drawback. With assistance from well known reporters, lecturers, regulators, and activists, The Media discusses the kingdom of stories that the USA aroused from sleep to every day integrated sincerely delineated separation of reporting and editorial opinion, in comparison to the net and various television information shops that regularly blur that line serious to precise journalistic integrity. The elder new release may well lengthy for outdated type journalism. the more youthful "Instant entry new release" can be entirely unusual with it and the serious contrast among volume and caliber. Are we now then in days earlier and the way did we get here?

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Download e-book for iPad: Als der Mops in die Küche kam I: Storytelling und by Edgar von Cossart

By Edgar von Cossart

Wie das bekannte Kinderlied vom Mops, der in die Küche kam, auf sich selbst Bezug nimmt, liegt diesem Buch die Idee zugrunde, Sie mit Geschichten zu unterhalten, die ihrerseits Informationen enthalten, wie sie zu erzählen sind.
Das Buch "Storytelling und fiktionales Schreiben" möchte Sie mit Geschichten unterhalten, Sie aber gleichzeitig mit Informationen darüber versorgen, wie die Storys zu erzählen sind.
Das Buch beschreibt an konkreten Beispielen, welche Überlegungen guy beim Schreiben einer fiktionalen Geschichte anstellt, wie guy sie strukturiert und wie guy sie schließlich mit Spannung und Emotionen anreichert.

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Download PDF by Ivo Burum: Democratizing Journalism through Mobile Media: The Mojo

By Ivo Burum

Fuelled by way of a mistrust of massive media and the advance of cellular applied sciences, the ensuing convergence of journalism praxis (professional to alternative), workflows (analogue to multipoint electronic) and systems (PC to mobile), bring about a 24-hour always-on content material cycle. the data revolution is a paradigm shift within the means we advance and devour info, specifically the sort we name information. whereas many see this cultural shift as ruinous, Burum sees it as a chance to make use of the converging info move to create a galvanizing and common electronic language across spheres of conversation: group, schooling and mainstream media. Embracing the digital literacies researched during this ebook will create a knowledge bridge with which to traverse journalism’s advertisement precarity, the marginalization of a few groups, and the journalism tuition curricula.

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New PDF release: Programme Making for Radio (Media Skills)

By Jim Beaman

Programme Making for Radio deals trainee radio broadcasters and their teachers targeted functional directions to the pro concepts utilized to the making of radio indicates, explaining how particular radio programmes are made and the conventions and methods required to supply them. This booklet describes how and why those equipment are utilized by utilizing a behind-the-scenes glimpse at operating practices and tactics utilized in the undefined. It considers the limitations and incentives that restrict or stimulate creativity and innovation inside of programme production.


Programme Making for Radio examines the person roles and tasks of the total creation staff and the significance of team-working talents. Chapters concentrate on the explicit standards of expert programmes and provide suggestion from a number programme makers operating in neighborhood and nationwide broadcasting. there's a case learn instance that follows the growth of a characteristic programme from pitching the unique inspiration, via assembling fabric to ultimate transmission.


Programme Making for Radio includes:




  • a clear description of the position of every member of the programme making crew, their tasks and responsibilities



  • practical tips about interviewing, blending and presenting



  • explanations of the main components that make up a radio programme resembling clips, wraps, applications, gains and interviews with a whole word list of technical terms.


This publication is informative, available and accomplished, overlaying the full diversity of abilities wanted via the radio expert within the studio and on location.

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Download PDF by Nancy A. Walker: Shaping Our Mothers' World: American Women's Magazines

By Nancy A. Walker

How midcentury periodicals that fostered an indelible middle-class perfect for American ladies additionally faced the chuffed homemaker stereotype

Read via thousands of ladies every month, such mainstream periodicals as Ladies' domestic Journal and McCall's brought strong messages approximately women's roles and behaviour. In 1963 Betty Friedan's The female Mystique accused the style of assisting to create what Friedan termed "the challenge that has no identify" -- that's, proposing ladies as stereotypical satisfied homemakers with constrained pursuits and skills.

But this perfect of contented, household ladies used to be faraway from monolithic within the periodical literature of the time. Nancy A. Walker's research of quite a lot of magazines, together with Good Housekeeping, Vogue, Mademoiselle, Redbook, and others, finds their depiction of a broader, fuller photograph of womanhood. As she notes a mirrored image of advanced debates concerning the nature of household existence within the Nineteen Forties and Nineteen Fifties, she perceives editorial rules that combined the banalities with pressing actualities. instead of making remoted judgements approximately content material, editors interacted with ads businesses, with brands of goods, with specialists in such fields as food, medication, expertise, and childcare, and with the personal tastes and values in their readers.

When global conflict II altered relations styles by means of taking thousands into the armed companies and drawing many girls to jobs in protection crops, journal articles either supported and attacked the hot roles ladies took, whereas applauding women's home-front contributions to the struggle attempt. After the conflict the magazines mirrored chilly warfare anxieties whereas touting the emerging patron tradition. whilst journal advertisements promoted a white, suburban, middle-class excellent, such sequence as "How the United States Lives" in Ladies' domestic Journal printed a society that was once economically and ethnically assorted.

The pages of women's magazines of the Nineteen Forties and Nineteen Fifties helped to form and extend the household global our moms inhabited. interpreting the articles, fiction, recommendation columns, and ads that the magazines comprised in the course of midcentury, Walker argues persuasively that the contradictory messages have been a mirrored image of advanced cultural values and associations at a time while the household international turned more and more very important as either a logo of yank democracy and the positioning of non-public achievement.

Nancy A. Walker, a professor of English at Vanderbilt college, is the writer of "A Very severe Thing": Women's Humor and American Culture and Feminist possible choices: Irony and myth within the modern Novel via Women (University Press of Mississippi). She is the coeditor of Redressing the stability: American Women's Literary Humor from Colonial occasions to the 1980s (University Press of Mississippi).

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New PDF release: Buchschwanger: In 9 Monaten zum eigenen Buch-Baby (German

By Manfred Greisinger,Sabine Knoll

In nine Monaten zum eigenen Buch!
"Wir lieben es ... und tun es ... seit Jahrzehnten: Bücher machen", bekennen die schreibbegeisterten magazine. Sabine Knoll und Dr. Manfred Greisinger, beide professionelle Autoren und Trainer.
Sie hat bislang thirteen, er 22 eigene Bücher auf die Welt gebracht. Zusammen haben sie etwas Geniales kreiert: die "9-Monats-Begleit-Gruppe für Buchschwangere". nine Tages-Workshops verteilen sich auf nine Monate: von der Idee/der Befruchtung über das Heranwachsen/den Schreib-Flow bis zur Geburt/Präsentation von prächtigen Buch-Babys.
Dieses Buch fasst die wesentlichen Erfahrungen und Erkenntnisse - aber vor allem konkrete, brauchbare Tipps und Anregungen auf dem Weg zum eigenen Buch zusammen. Denn dieser Ratgeber ist praxiserprobt - im Prozess des "Buchgebärens" entstanden.
Er soll ein willkommener Begleiter sein, um den Traum vom eigenen Buch wahr werden zu lassen. - In nine Monaten, spätestens, ist's so weit.

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Get The Cambridge Introduction to Creative Writing (Cambridge PDF

By David Morley

This pioneering e-book introduces scholars to the perform and artwork of artistic writing and artistic analyzing. It bargains a clean, particular and fantastically written synthesis of the self-discipline. David Morley discusses the place artistic writing comes from, a few of the varieties and camouflages it has taken, and why we train and study the humanities of fiction, poetry and artistic nonfiction. He seems at inventive writing in functionality; as public artwork, as visible artwork, as e-literature and as an act of group. As a number one poet, critic and award-winning instructor of the topic, Morley unearths new engagements for artistic writing within the artistic academy and inside technological know-how. available, interesting and groundbreaking, The Cambridge advent to inventive Writing is not just an invaluable textbook for college kids and academics of writing, but additionally an inspiring learn in its personal correct. Aspiring authors and lecturers of writing will locate a lot to find and enjoy.

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