Media Theorist

Media studies is a discipline and field of study that deals with the content, history and effects of various media; in particular, the 'mass media'. Media studies may draw on traditions from both the social sciences and the humanities, but mostly from its core disciplines of mass communication, communication, communication sciences and communication studies.
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  • It’s hard out there for a hipster sex mag

    … during Christmas 2012. “I believe the inspiration to be a mix of watching movies, ’60s-’70s femme-centric movies on Netflix” and Susan Sontag’s idea of an “erotics, not a hermeneutics, of experience.” She was tired of this “hyper-analytical, data-driven” journalism, where “statistics are the new objectivity, the old objectivity having failed…

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