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.
||Clean018 – Design Thinking||We discuss our thoughts and some of the conflicting opinions on design thinking. It wouldn’t be a true episode though if we didn’t first veer into other directions as well. This episode includes some more talk about conspiracy theories as it relates||3/8/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean017 – Crisis Actors and Asexual Crayfish||No guests on the podcast this week so we banter about a few thoughts we’ve had over the last week. Topics include conspiracy theories, crisis actors, crayfish, and Wikipedia.||3/1/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean016 – “Trump and Me” with Mark Singer of The New Yorker||In 1997, Mark Singer, the New Yorker staff writer, wrote a profile of a “rich kid turned real-estate showboat.” In 2016, he published the book “Trump and Me” which brings in additional stories from the numerous hours he spent with Donald Trum||2/23/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean015 – Joe Langford and J.P. Olsen of HBO’s VICE||Ralph interviews Joe Langford and J.P. Olsen. Langford is an Emmy nominated editor for the award winning series VICE, and J.P. Olsen is at HBO as a production executive overseeing day-to-day editorial, promotional marketing and social media operations||2/12/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean014 – Trust and Democracy, Top Ten Lists, and Celebrity Big Brother||We bounce around the topics of Edward Snowden, owning physical and digital music, a new Knight Foundation report on trust, media, and democracy, FOMO on Netflix, Celebrity Big Brother Show Notes Pale Fire (A Poem in Four Cantos) Government Surveillance.||2/2/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean013 – Phone-Free Spaces, Aly Raisman, and The Greatest Showman||We discuss Yondr, a company that provides signal blocking bags at events, the Larry Nassar sentencing, and The Greatest Showman’s surprise box office success. Show Notes The Astonishing Success of The Greatest Showman (The Altantic) Listen to ‘The D||1/25/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean012 – Facebook’s Newsfeed Algorithm and Tide Pods||We discuss the changes Facebook plans to make to its newsfeed algorithm and what that means for media entities, what if push notifications for 1968, the Tide Pod consumption craze, and books we are currently reading. Show Notes 50 Years Later,||1/17/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean011 – Surveillance Capitalism and Digital Redlining||We are joined by Chris Gilliard, Professor of English at Macomb Community College. His scholarship concentrates on privacy, institutional tech policy, digital redlining, and the re-inventions of discriminatory practices through data mining and algorith||1/17/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean010 – Michael Wolff and Oprah||We discuss the “Fire and Fury” of Michael Wolff’s latest book along with Steve Bannon’s fall from Breitbart grace. We also recap the Golden Globes and (spoiler alert) end up giving an endorsement to Oprah 2020.||1/10/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean009 – Engaging Students in Media Literacy||Mike Caulfield, head of the Digital Polarization Initiative at the American Democracy Project and director of blended and networked learning at Washington State University Vancouver, joins us today to talk about engaging students in media literacy.||1/3/2018||Free||View in iTunes|