Radio broadcasting: How does radio build community ?
Culture / History of the Media

Radio broadcasting: How does radio build community ?

Communication media are often accused of erasing human relationships and cohesion. Media and critics say that everything is becoming digital and that it was better when people could just sit together and talk about life. But media have actually created new communities in new networks. This is the case of radio broadcasting – the transmission … Continue reading

<i>Maverick</i>, a Western comedy by Richard Donner (1994)
Cinema / Culture / Westerns

Maverick, a Western comedy by Richard Donner (1994)

Richard Donner was inspired by the 1950’s eponymous television series and produced Maverick in 1994. Bret Maverick needs cash to enter a big game of poker and travels throughout Mississippi to find it. The very good acting, beautiful settings and nice soundtrack make a nice heart-lighted comedy out of Maverick.   Bret Maverick – the … Continue reading