Gigi Johnson, Lecturer and Institute Director
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Readings and Materials for Comm Studies 197C:

Welcome to the Course! This will begin a long list of linked materials for reading and reference:


Syllabus: Link Here

Sessions 1 & 2: History and Frameworks:

Session 3: Media Control and Concentration:

Session 4: Niche Media

Session 5: Personalized and 2-way Media

Session 7 & 8: "Gear"

Session 9/10: Television 2010

Session 11: International Dimensions

Session 12: Final Discussions -- no slides anticipated

Online Media Sources: Please keep up on "current" "news" on the media by the media:

E-Mail News Feeds
Top Recommendations:

Industry Publications (selected)

Advertising Age
Animation World Network
Broadcasting & Cable
Broadcast International
Digital Media Wire (sends out daily news briefs by e-mail)
Electronic Media
Film Threat
Hollywood Reporter
Hollywood Reporter Hyperlinks to entertainment on-line resources
Houlihan Lokey Howard & Zukin: Entertainment, Media & Communications Weekly Market Update***great financial info***
Indiewire (Paul Kagan & Associates)Kidscreen
The Knowledge Online
Produccion & Distribucion
Producer's Source
Screen Daily International
Video Age International


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