1. Firstly, watched again the videos in the post below in the light of our discussion today.
Add to your notes on Audience Theory in your files.
I will be checking your notes next week.
2. A few starters mentioned today ...
Charlie Brooker's How TV Ruined Your Life?
David Gauntlett names 10 things wrong with Media Effects Theory:
3. The following powerpoint presentations will also help consolidate your understanding and stretch your knowledge further:
The Class PPT:
Further PPTs on Audience Theory
PPT on Moral panics:
On Hegemony / marxist reading of texts:
4. Start a detailed brainstorm of how to apply audience theory to your thriller opening for NEXT THURSDAY.