PUB101 – Process Post (Week 6)

What is a public? Where do we get our ideas about what publics can or should be? How do you find, engage and grow your public? This week we focused on the topic of Publics and Counter Publics. As a brief description, the term public can be defined as elements that “shift the normal industrial … Read morePUB101 – Process Post (Week 6)

Essay #1 – Youtube: A Democratic Sphere

With the development of various new technologies, individuals today look towards new online media as well as various social media platform for their news. Consequently, this may bring up various concerns about the accuracy and credibility regarding the circulation of different news sources. Social media platforms like Twitter, Instagram and Facebook have definitely accelerated the … Read moreEssay #1 – Youtube: A Democratic Sphere

PUB101 – Process Post (Week 4)

This week we discussed the various roles of an editor. Although they work behind the scenes, they are crucial and all work towards the same goal of improving the quality of communication. To simple summarize, we looked at the various levels within editing. They include: acquisitions editing structural or substantive editing stylistic editing copyediting marking … Read morePUB101 – Process Post (Week 4)