Category Archives: BCM111

Break time

After nine extremely fast paced weeks, this ‘mid semester’ break was well needed. It gave me time to get onto those assignments which will no doubt start to creep up all at once again, but also gave me time to … Continue reading

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Climate change and our beautiful reef

If half the Grand Canyon crumbled to nothing in less than three decades, would we stand up and pay attention? If Teddy and Abe’s heads eroded off Mount Rushmore would we step in to save George and Tom? Sadly, that’s … Continue reading

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West and the rest

What makes the news headlines today takes many different elements into account. Does the country from where it happened have the most impact, or the impact the story has on countries dominate why it becomes news? And does this change … Continue reading

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Kim and Kath: doesn’t sound right does it

I was pretty excited when I realised we were talking about t.v this week, in particular comedies. However, it seems as though every funny show I watch on t.v is an export from the United States. Modern Family and The … Continue reading

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Films of the world

I had never thought about international or foreign films to like a film themselves, comparing them to those of alien movies, where they invade and take over or they have been among us all along. The theory of “us and … Continue reading

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Canto-popular

When asked where most of the media I consume originates from I immediately thought of America, like many others would. The range of television, movies, books and music I watch, read and listen to is not very extensive. I like … Continue reading

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Commercial hip hop or hip hop in its totality

I will admit it, I do not like majority of hip hop music and will therefore not listen to it. As a result I am not aware of many hip hop artists, only the mainstream artists such as Wiz Khalifa, … Continue reading

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