Category Archives: Everyone’s a Critic

I ❤️ 20th Century Media

View this post on Instagram It works!! They removed the VCRs from the classrooms in @newhousesu, luckily @dcc1910 held onto a TV/VCR combo!!#20thcenmedia A post shared by Media Made Me Crazy (@charisseiscool) on Dec 13, 2019 at 7:33am PST

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Critical and Curious: A Fast and Furious Podcast

I’m excited to announce my newest podcast with Bob Thompson! We explore the cultural impact of Fast and Furious through the lens of pop culture history, media theory, and representations of race, class, and gender. Continue reading

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Chatting about Diversity Education in Media with Joy Reid

On Tuesday, I had the awesome honor and privilege to chat with Joy Reid, MSNBC correspondent and host of AMJoy, about her definitions of diversity, and the experience of teaching diversity and inclusion classes to the next generation of media … Continue reading

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Minow and Me

The internet is no longer a #vastwasteland BC I #selfiesohard. Continue reading

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F8: Why I love the Fast and Furious Franchise

F8: Better than Furious Seven, still not as good as Fast Five. But #Letty and #Ramsey are my new favorite #dynamicduo. Continue reading

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16th Annual Conversation on Race and Entertainment Media: Donny Jackson

Check out pictures and tweets via Storify. Clips coming soon! UPDATE: Congratulations to Donny Jackson, Ph.D. and Kamau Bell for their first Emmy for Outstanding Unstructured Reality Program! Donny Jackson, executive producer and show runner for CNN’s “United Shades of America with … Continue reading

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WTF is Real Fake News?: The Mashup of Reality and Satire

We lack a shared reality thereby making it impossible to ridicule the absurdity of reality. Continue reading

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