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Nudity in Art: A Christian Perspective

Warning: This post contains opinions, if you are allergic to this please continue with caution and an EpiPenn at the ready. Also, I am no expert so mistakes are expected (it’s an opinion piece) and sorry for the length, I could go on and on. It’s a complex subject with so many angles that it can… Continue reading Nudity in Art: A Christian Perspective

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BCM 212 Research Project Update

My research is swimming along steadily, if you don’t know already I’m conducting some research on BCM212 second year student’s perceptions of international exchange (see research proposal blog here). There has so far only been one minor hitch in the plan. The original research question had a second aim which was to compare the exchange… Continue reading BCM 212 Research Project Update

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Why I find blogging difficult, a selfconcious BCMS students admission

Disclaimer: This post contains sharks “Write a blog” are the three favourite words of every BCMS (Bachelor of Communication & Media Studies) tutor/lecturer. THIS SCARES ME. No, not because I fear the work involved, I actually kinda enjoy it… No, it’s the fear of putting myself out for all the world to see. This fear… Continue reading Why I find blogging difficult, a selfconcious BCMS students admission

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International Exchange: Research Proposal BCM 212

The research I plan on undertaking has been inspired by my curiosity blog post on cultural curiosity, this research is exploring an aspect of cultural curiosity, international student exchange. Ther­­e are known benefits that have been studied for students who go on an international exchange at some point in their degree, such as personal developments… Continue reading International Exchange: Research Proposal BCM 212

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Curiosity & Research: A Different Culture

Ever since I was little I can remember my fascination towards a foreign land, with which as far as I knew at the time I had no connection. Yet, one would find me placing necklaces over my forehead and proclaiming to my family that I was ‘American Indian’. The child logic being; that I am… Continue reading Curiosity & Research: A Different Culture

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Peace Journalism, Reporting For The Future

Peace journalism has been around since the 1970’s. The concept of peace journalism is that those involved with journalism, editor, reporter, or the organisations themselves, reflect and carefully decide what they cover and how they cover events of war or of injustice. The aim of peace journalism is through this careful recording of non-peaceful events,… Continue reading Peace Journalism, Reporting For The Future

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Crossover Media – Film & Youtube

Crossover media is; a popular work that crosses over to another genre, often raising the popularity of the original work. Crossover media includes diasporic media: Diaspora is a term that describes individuals and communities that have being displaced or moved from their prior single location (Denesi 2009). Therefore, diasporic media is media created by and… Continue reading Crossover Media – Film & Youtube