The Advocate is a satirical, fictitious newspaper that reports on topical events in the news
Genre of Science Fiction
Short story – Simak, Cliiford The beachhead 29 pages
Millard, Glenda, Bringing Reuben home Chapter 1 pp 5-8
The Offspring – Data’s child Star trek next generation You tube
Conaghan, Brian, The bombs that brought us together Chapter 1 pp 1-7
Post modern texts
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Song Lyrics and Podcast: Anarchy and Irony
Check out DISSECT Series 1, Ep 2 Podcast interpreting Good kid, M.A.Ad City by Kendrick Lamar on Spotify, iTunes or Podbean
Good Kid – Kendrick Lamar
Revolution – The Beatles
For what its worth – Buffalo Springfield
I want to break free – Queen
The Prisoner – UB40
Isn’t it ironic? – Alanis Morissette
Fortunate Son – Creedence Clearwater Revival
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Corbett, S. 2015, “M.T. Anderson Writes History… in Four Movements“, Publishers Weekly, vol. 262, no. 29, pp. 39-n/a.
M T (Tobin), A. & Blasingame, J. 2003, “An Interview with M.T. (Tobin) Anderson“, Journal of Adolescent & Adult Literacy, vol. 47, no. 1, pp. 98-99.
O’Connor, Kate. 2014, ‘The adolescent book: Feed and Joel the cat set the story straight‘, Metaphor, no. 3, pp. 12-15.
Prince, J. 2009, Giving Readers What They Want: An Interview with M.T. Anderson, E L Kurdyla Publishing LLC, Bowie.
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Understanding issues raised in "Feed"
Advertising in the Digital Age – Do you know when and where are you being targeted for marketing? It may be more often and in more places than you think.
The Power of Persuasion – The subtle tricks and tactics that advertisers, marketers, and even con men can use to get you to do what they want, without you noticing.
From Modernity to Post-Modernity – What is meant by a post-modern world and post-modern sociology? Is post-modern theory really offering a new direction for sociology? Or is it just a passing fashion?