Podcast Notes:Bingo , Bobby & Bathes-Cultural Studies

Bingo , Bobby & Bathes-Cultural Studies Introductions to each segment Interviews Narrator has a clear, understandable tone Interviewer is less forthright Descriptive Informative Features Charles Brooker’s Newswipe Montage Music Variation of music, narration and interviews Cultural tourist is liking many different things there is a big mass we can’t keep up with the flow of…

News stories of the week (Feb 25th)

Week 5 News Stories Discussed Catholic church, Oscar Pistorius granted bail and his brother in murder charge, people knowingly eating horsemeat, Oscars; Daniel Day-Lewis, Brit Awards, football and Swansea  victory, UK losing triple rating, person arrested in acid attack,   Importance of structure and different story structure   Structure is important for any type of writing…

News stories discussed this week…

news stories discussed this week (Mon 4th Feb) Chris Hulme’s resignation, Twitter and Beyonce, Richard III skeleton found, women with acid thrown in her face, police used dead children’s identity, sperm whale vomit, DNA and possible cure for cancer, vote in parliament on gay marriage, twitter hacked, New York Times hacked by the Chinese, eight…

What makes a story…

What makes a story… timing – Now! personalities/fame factor scandal finance i) how many people does it affect?, ii) economy, iii) is it taxpayers’ money? conflict and tension natural disaster or manmade disaster crime new discovery affecting a lot of people funny and usual location Chloe DobinsonGraduate multimedia journalist, Production Editor and Writer for The…

News stories discussed this week

Stories discussed this week  (28th January) Helicopter crash in Vauxhall Stabbing in Pimlico Nightclub fire in Sante Maria, Brazil India rape case Father of Ben   Kinsella murderer gets compensation UK citizens’ test, hostage in Algeria Iran sends a monkey into space DJs involved with the Kate Middleton phone prank keep jobs, lose their radio show Ball…