This analysis reflects on my own personal media heroine, Minnie Mouse, and all of her characteristics in relation to various media articles and the patriarchal ideology. By examining this particular public figure one can view said subject with a new perspective. Rather than the perspective one might construct as a child of Minnie Mouse, new notions can be formed when applying patriarchal ideology to this subject.
The Walking Dead has taken on many iterations since it’s debut comic in 2003. Said comic spawned an enormous following which produced an award winning television series, web series, and multiple video games including the episodic video game series by publisher Telltale Games which will be the focus of this analysis. The Walking Dead video [...]
Children’s television shows do not just provide a sense of entertainment for youth but also a reference for how society works as it reflects the social values and controversies of that time period. The Legend of Korra, which first aired in 2013, is a children’s animated television show that does just that. Each of the [...]
This environmental media analysis will critique the television show The 100 and the environmental issues that it brings forward. Said issues are nuclear fallout, pollution, environmental health, and environmental issues resulting from war. Two persuasion theories will be applied to an episode of this series including the theory of fear appeals and framing theory. In addition to the theories, the elaboration likelihood model will also be applied to The 100.
Prominent women have been characterized by both the media and society as “women we love to hate”. These women who are pinpointed by the media must negotiate the negative publicity that follows them and turn it into positive publicity that they can benefit from. Two women who have taken advantage of the spotlight the media [...]