2 years ago

When:
28 April, 2016

Location:
Old Quad G18

Organised by:
Socialist Alternative


Liked what Marxism had to say about understanding capitalism in the first weeks of your Power subject?

Want to learn how Marxists understand the nature and role of the media under capitalism?

The Socialist Alternative Melbourne University club is hosting a special counter-tutorial to the topics “Networked Power” and “News, Media and Power.”

Required reading:
Molyneux, Will The Revolution Be Televised? A Marxist analysis of the media, Chapters 1, 3 and 4
https://drive.google.com/file/d/0BwDB5dItTLKQNkpZSFpJZEd3OU0/view?usp=sharing

Extra reading:
Sparks, "Inside the Media" International Socialism (Spring, 2003)
https://www.marxists.org/history/etol/newspape/isj2/2003/isj2-098/sparks.htm

Sparks, "Extending and Refining the Propaganda Model" Westminster Papers in Communication and Culture (2007)
http://www.westminsterpapers.org/articles/10.16997/wpcc.86/galley/85/download/