Hey guys, I’m so happy to tell you that I’ve decided to step out of my comfort zone and start my own travel blog! I wont obviously be able to do updates from all around the world, for now I am going to focus on the country I just came back from, being Hawaii. BUT, I do go back on a plane to Thailand in … Continue reading Travel Blogger in the Making
In our BCM111 lecture, the idea of cultural appropriation, or rather misappropriation in music was mentioned. I started to think about this and how relevant this issue is at the moment to the events in America, particularly the ‘Black Lives Matter’ movement. Cultural appropriation is the adoption or use of elements of one culture by members of another culture. Everybody does it – one culture … Continue reading Cultural Appropriation in Global Music
Jumping into the digital artefact wasn’t as overwhelming or alarming as it was for last semester in BCM112 as this time I had an idea of what was going on and I knew what was meant by a “DA”. Learning from last semesters trial and error, I decided to jolt down my ideas on paper so I could see a clear point to what I … Continue reading Ideating my Digital Artefact
In this weeks lecture, we explored this phenomenon that has been associated with many cultural consequences, which can be studied at by looking at three major topics. These are called: homogenization, polarization, and hybridization. The first one, the homogenization view, affirms that global culture is becoming standardized following the Western or American pattern. Anyhow, while there is some evidence that supports this theory, the disparities … Continue reading Movie Review – Crazy Rich Asians (2018)
For our Digital Artefact, we have paired up together to try and provide content that we are passionate about. Which is subjected around the topic of Travelling. Our goal is to provide entertaining content about the pros and cons of travelling and with that gradually try to develop a solid YouTube/Blog/Instagram with our personal experiences and highlights. We intend to show you our content through … Continue reading Digital Artefact Pitch
In this weeks lecture, we were asked; Where does the Television we consume come from and what does it tell us about the world in which we live in, and it really got me thinking about what I watch in my everyday routine. I was a bit late to the party when it came to ‘binge watching’ TV shows on popular streaming services such as … Continue reading Where does my Television come from?
Hey, hey, hey! It’s been awhile but guess who’s back? I’m giving my Digital Artefact a second go and I’m way too keen to get started on it! My DA from last semester (BCM112) didn’t go as well as I hoped but I’m doing something a little different and I promise you it will be a lot of fun. Last Semester, I tried starting up … Continue reading The start of something new 2.0