Anne Friedberg, Innovative Scholarship, and Close Up (1927-1933)

January 24, 2014
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Anne Friedberg, Innovative Scholarship, and Close Up (1927-1933)

Recipient of the 2014 Anne Friedberg Innovative Scholarship Award Eric Hoyt discusses his personal connection with Friedberg, her contributions, and her legacy.
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Flow (Still) Matters

January 23, 2014
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Flow (Still) Matters

Despite the way flow helped coalesce our field, there's not really an overwhelming body of flow work, especially with regard to the pleasure people derive from it.
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From Mercury to Mars: After the Martians: The Invasion of “Daytime” in the War of the Worlds Controversy

January 20, 2014
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From Mercury to Mars: After the Martians: The Invasion of “Daytime” in the War of the Worlds Controversy

In this final post in our series From Mercury to Mars: Orson Welles on Radio after 75 Years, Jennifer Hyland Wang analyzes how responses to the War of the Worlds broadcast exposed much of the gender and class discourses underpinning the American Broadcasting system.
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Net Neutrality is Over— Unless You Want It

January 17, 2014
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Net Neutrality is Over— Unless You Want It

A federal appeals court just ended net neutrality because the FCC didn't call it what it is: common carriage.
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From Mercury to Mars: Vox Orson

January 16, 2014
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From Mercury to Mars: Vox Orson

The From Mercury to Mars series continues today with a new post from Murray Pomerance about Orson Welles' voice.
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Julie D’Acci on Mapping the Reflexivity of Cultural Temporality

January 15, 2014
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Julie D’Acci on Mapping the Reflexivity of Cultural Temporality

Josh Shepperd's "On (the) Wisconsin Discourses" series continues with a focus on the contributions of Julie D'Acci to the concepts of emergence and temporality
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Google’s Aesthetic Turn: One Simple Beautiful Useful Google

January 13, 2014
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Google’s Aesthetic Turn: One Simple Beautiful Useful Google

In this latest entry in the Aesthetic Turn series, Megan Sapnar Ankerson explores how Google's aesthetic shift from "transparency" to "beauty" serves as a site for critical engagement with the aesthetics of digital artifacts.
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What Are You Missing? Dec 30 – Jan 12

January 12, 2014
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What Are You Missing? Dec 30 – Jan 12

Back from the break, here are ten or more media industry news items you might have missed recently.
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From Mercury to Mars: The Shadow of the Great Detective: Orson Welles and Sherlock Holmes on the Air

January 10, 2014
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From Mercury to Mars: The Shadow of the Great Detective: Orson Welles and Sherlock Holmes on the Air

The Antenna-Sounding Out! series From Mercury to Mars: Orson Welles on Radio after 75 Years continues on into the new year with a post on Sounding Out! from A. Brad Schwartz about the influence of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s Sherlock Holmes stories on Orson Welles' radio work.
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What Did You Miss? Year in Review – UPDATED

January 1, 2014
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What Did You Miss? Year in Review – UPDATED

As 2013 comes to a close, we here at Antenna are taking the time to reflect on the media and media stories of this year that we didn't get to spend quite enough time thinking and talking about.
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