By Jim Cullen
A brief background of the fashionable Media offers a concise background of the foremost media of the final one hundred fifty years, together with print, degree, movie, radio, tv, sound recording, and the Internet.
- Offers a compact, teaching-friendly presentation of the background of mass media
- Features a dialogue of works in pop culture which are recognized and simply available
- Presents a background of recent media that's strongly interdisciplinary in nature
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And what does he think that bird will say when he insists that it fly away? He’s got to be crazy. But that doesn’t explain everything. For there is something creepy about the way the bird flew in, and the way it just sits there as the poem ends: And the Raven, never flitting, still is sitting, still is sitting On the pallid bust of Pallas just above my chamber door; And his eyes have all the seeming of a demon’s that is dreaming And the lamp-light o’er him streaming throws his shadow on the floor; And my soul from out that shadow that lies floating on the floor Shall be lifted – nevermore!
So reading was primarily about God. But it wasn’t solely about God. It was also about making money, planting crops, and baking bread. Annual publications called almanacs (which are still published every year) were among the first places where one could find information about such things. Almanacs were effective from a market point of view because, while the information they contained, like seasonal weather forecasts, was reasonably current, they could also be sold for a while before going out of date.
He went to the rapidly growing city of Philadelphia, on its way to becoming the largest in North America. Franklin would later take on a few other projects in his long life, among them working as a world-famous scientist, diplomat, and PUBLISHING AS POPULAR CULTURE 17 revolutionary with a hand in the creation of documents like the Declaration of Independence and the US Constitution. But his job, one that made him rich enough to do all those other things in his spare time, was in the printing business, and he had a particularly clever idea when it came to publishing almanacs.
A Short History of the Modern Media by Jim Cullen