Monday, March 23, 2009

Lecture 11: Convergence, Globalisation and Digital Culture

Two of the videos we're going to discuss in the lecture today:

The World is Flat
Thomas L. Friedman




Marshall McLuhan - Explorations - 05-18-1960 - The World is a Global Village






For Next Week:

Blog post with audio:

"Is there a tendency to see the west as the origin/centre of globalization and the east as the *victim* that has been globalised (colonised)?"


1 comment:

tapsearcher said...

Tapsearch Com features a dedicated web page to the review of The World is Flat by Thomas Friedman.

Ray Tapajna explores the lost worlds in the Globalist Free Trader Flat World of Friedman, the Clintons, the Bush family, Alan Greenspan and apparently President Obama too.

See http://tapsearch.com/flatworld
http://tapsearch.com/globalization
http://tapsearch.com/workers-dignity-betrayed