media//culture//tech blog

Back in 2011, I took a course on Digital Insights and Analytics in which we were required to start a blog about a topic of our choosing. The point was to gain personal experience with content creation and analytics–our own personal playground. I had recently read Neil Postman’s Amusing Ourselves to Death and couldn’t seem to get some of Postman’s logic out of my head. I chased it with Nicholas Carr’s The Shallows: What the Internet is Doing to our Brains, and I was hooked on the world of media ecology.

Over the last few years, I’ve maintained the blog as a side interest (with a couple of lulls in activity…) with posts on anything related to media that strikes my fancy. I’ve also started reviewing books chapter by chapter, mixing summary with my thoughts.

How We Watch: My Musings on Media Ecology

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Sometimes I make illustrations of quotes I like.