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Group Activity on Pornography

For a session on “pornography” as part of a media literacy class, I have previously assigned the following two readings (see attached files) Dworkin, Andrea.  Selections from Pornography: Men Possessing Women. New York: Plume, 1979. McElroy, Wendy. Selections from XXX: … Continue reading

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Dreamworlds III Documentary

While screening Jhut Sally’s Dreamworlds III: Desire, Sex and Power in Music Video (2007) documentary, I like to use this assignment sheet to guide discussion afterwards. Several of the discussion questions were adapted from a “study guide” available on the … Continue reading

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COMM 3263W Media Literacy Summer 2012

Here is my syllabus from a condensed, writing-intensive Media Literacy course that I taught this summer. Don’t hesitate to contact me if you have any questions! Mia Fischer PhD Student Department of Communication University of Minnesota 224 Church St. S.E. … Continue reading

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