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October's New Reads
In order to bring you new and fun recreational reads, the Greenwood Library participates in a book leasing program through McNaughton. These titles are shelved on the small bookcases in the middle of the Atrium and are designated with green labels. You can browse the entire collection here and if you're interested in what's new, look out ... Continue reading →
New DVDs for October
You are about half way through your semester! Treat yourself and take a break with one of our new DVDs!                 Aloft Bones: Season 10 Cop Car Entourage: The Movie Furious 7 Sons of Anarchy: Season 6 Walking Dead: Season 1 Walking Dead: Season 2    
Post #9: Case Study Proposal and Doumont/Williams
In this entry, I would like to discuss an idea for my case study of visual communication and the essay "Verbal Versus Visual: A Word Is Worth a Thousand Pictures, Too" by Jean-Luc Doumont. The idea I have in mind for my case study is to examine various public service announcements concerning animal abuse. I ... Continue reading →
Post #9: Case Study Proposal and Doumont/Williams
For the upcoming case study, I believe I might look into the Red Flag Campaign. The Red Flag Campaign is a Public Service type of movement that sheds light on dating violence or extremely unhealthy relationships. It encourages friends of couple to step in a say something when they see a 'Red Flag', something in ... Continue reading →
Post #9: Case Study Proposal and Doumont/Williams
For my visual rhetoric case study, I'm going to be analyzing how masculinity is marketed to men in modern advertising.  While I'm still searching for a specific text to be the focus of my study, the overarching idea will be on how ads targeted towards men--and especially young men--the vast majority of the time offer ... Continue reading →
Post #9: Case Study Proposal and Doumont/Williams
Salutations, my viewers! I present to you some grand news on the intergalactic scale.  In my Visual Rhetoric class, I have been tasked in choosing a topic for an upcoming case study. If you have been diligently following along with my blog posts, I tend to write about the assigned articles for my class. Well, ... Continue reading →
Post #9: Case Study Proposal and Doumont/Design Principles
For this project, I plan to analyze texts from various advertisements included in Dos Equis commercials featuring “The Most Interesting Man In The World”. I will not focus so much on the actual product as I will on the way in which the company chooses to present their brand. After viewing a few of these ... Continue reading →
Post #9: Case Study Proposal and Doumont/Williams
1) For the upcoming Case Study, i'm considering to write about Edmunson's essay on what an Ideal English Major is. I believe there will be quite a few points i can derive from this piece! I'm still unsure what stance i want to take on this since I do agree with much of what he ... Continue reading →