Topics Discussed in Class

Important topics from Kevin Young’s “Bunk: The Rise of Hoaxes, Humbug, Plagarists, Phonies, Post-Facts and Fake News.” 

Relavant issues and topics from podcasts on, WNYC’s weekly investigation into how the media shapes our worldview.

Readings from, The Social Media Reader.

The emergence of digital media as it overtakes print media in modern society.

The Producer-Consumer Model.