Media and the End of the World
By with Adam Croom and Ralph Beliveau
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Media and the End of the World is a podcast filled with news on news and media on media. Hosted by Adam Croom and Ralph Beliveau, faculty in the Gaylord College of Journalism and Mass Communication at the University of Oklahoma. Find us online at mediaandtheendoftheworld.com and on Twitter at @mediaateotw.
||Clean031 – Boom Town by Sam Anderson||We discuss the new book by Sam Anderson, staff writer for New York Times Magazine, titled Boom Town: The Fantastical Saga of Oklahoma City, Its Chaotic Founding, Its Apocalyptic Weather, Its Purloined Basketball Team,||9/13/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean030 – John Schmeltzer and Journalism Under Seige||This episode includes discussion of the anonymous New York Times Opinion piece from a Senior White House Official, Colin Kaepernick and Nike, and the opinions of journalism across both small and large outlets. We are joined by John Schmeltzer,||9/7/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean029 – Natasha Casey and Media and Information Literacy||We are joined by Natasha Casey, an associate professor of communications at Blackburn College where she teaches a variety of courses including media and information literacy, communication theory, and senior seminar. Casey holds a Ph.D.||8/31/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean028 – Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication||Ralph returns from DC after attending the Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication. We talk about that trip, Castle Rock, Stephen King, Ken Jenning’s historic run on Jeopardy, among other topics.||8/16/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean027 – Oddity Museums, Digital Rights Management, and Neuroplasticity||Ralph catches us up on his time in Phildelphia and his visit to the Mütter Museum. We also discuss DRM-free audiobooks and David Eagleman’s keynote talk on neuroplasticity and education. Show Notes The Mütter Museum of the College of Physicians of||7/26/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean026 – Thailand Cave Rescue, Dippin’ Dots, and British Mysteries||We are joined by a very special guest for this episode, Katie Croom, who is special in her own right but also happens to be married to Adam. There’s a bit of family talk as Adam and Katie discuss adopting and promptly losing their new dog.||7/12/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean025 – Game Shows||We discuss a bunch of game shows that debuted in the 70s and are miraculously still on air. We also discuss the rise of Steve Harvey as a game show host, if you can trust social media influencers, and Tim Berners-Lee latest attempt at fixing the broken.||7/5/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean024 – Smart Home Technology and Domestic Abuse||Adam and Ralph are back in action to discuss how smart home technology and the Internet of Things is being leveraged for domestic abuse–the subject of a recent New York Times piece. Not surprisingly, Ralph discusses a new horror movie and what it mean||6/28/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean023 – Keegan Long-Wheeler||Keegan Long-Wheeler joins Adam to discuss a recent medical emergency that left him detached from media for the past two months. Show Notes Chronicling My Brain Surgery (Keeganslw.com) Feeling Blessed And Loved,||6/20/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean022 – Season One Finale||Adam and Ralph wrap up Season One of Media and the End of the World. We’ll be taking a brief hiatus and promise to be back soon. Thanks to everyone who supported our show this season! Show Notes My Podcasting Workflow with Amazon S3 and PowerPress (ad||5/11/2018||Free||View in iTunes|