Society Is Attacking Us: A Reflection on Codes of Gender Film

I am not going to lie, aside from the obvious advertisements that degrade women, or make them feel defenseless; I hadn’t really noticed that most other ads also do the same. It was eye opening to see that almost every pose … Continue reading

#NewMediaStudentProblems

In the last year, mobile applications have made a run for it. Facebook is beta testing Facebook home, Vine is the latest video sensation and Instagram video is giving it some stiff competition. What happens when you can’t be part … Continue reading

A Dual Native Speaker’s Fear

 A Dual Native Speaker’s Fear You may be asking yourself, what is a dual native speaker? It is simply “una persona“(a person) who uses both languages as their “primera” (firsts) because we have lived enough in both “lenguajes” (languages) to … Continue reading

Writing Myself In:A Media Reflection

Last week I wrote a Guest Blog post at RockMeFabulous that explored and discussed how women were portrayed in the media, and got asked  some pretty interesting questions that I would like to explore. The comment read like this: Great post! … Continue reading

Freaking Out? Not Yet

Im sure you have heard about PSN’s Used-Games Block Patent because it is all over the twittersphere, but don’t freak out just yet. All PSN has done is acquire the patent to be able to use it in their consoles, and … Continue reading