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Propaganda Analysis  Propaganda analysis

Welcome to Children's Express Children's Express is unique: a growing national news agency, and a charity, where young people aged 8-18 produce articles on issues that are important to THEM, but of interest to EVERYONE.

SYMBOLS.com -- encyclopedia of Western signs and ideograms SYMBOLS.com contains more than 2,500 Western signs, arranged into 54 groups according to their graphic characteristics. In 1,600 articles their histories, uses, and meanings are thoroughly discussed. The signs range from ideograms carved in mammoth teeth by Cro-Magnon men, to hobo signs and subway graffiti.

Drew's Script-O-Rama Welcome to the most comprehensive index of movie and television scripts available on the Internet!

Welcome to the NEWSEUM  - Interactive Museum of news
Media Literacy Online Project  Our goal is to provide a support service for teachers, and others, concerned with the influence of media in the lives of children and youth. We have created this comprehensive media literacy resource collection to facilitate that objective.
CCMS - Communication studies, cultural studies, media studies infobase by Mick Underwood Communication, Cultural, Media Studies pages
BUBL LINK / 5:15 Internet Resources: Media studies - big catalogue of Media Studies Links
The Media and Communication Studies Site

EAA - Emergence of Advertising in America: 1850 - 1920  This site includes historical materials that may contain negative stereotypes or language reflecting the culture or language of a particular period or place.These items are presented as part of the historical record.
The Emergence of Advertising in America: 1850 - 1920 (EAA) presents over 9,000 images, with database information, relating to the early history of advertising in the United States.
The materials, drawn from the Rare Book, Manuscript, and Special Collections Library at Duke University, provide a significant and informative perspective on the early evolution of this most ubiquitous feature of modern American business and culture.

adflip.com  Ads archive, greeting cards of automobile, celebrity, audio magazines advertising and more! - the world's largest searchable database of classic print ads.
Film Education -supporting teachers using film within the National Curriculum
<< exposure- film-making >> Ever dreamt of making a movie? Now you can! Everything you need to know to get started shooting your film.

Arts & Letters Daily - ideas, criticism, debate

Academic Info: Film Studies

The St. Petersburg Times

Newswise NEWSWISE is a free educational resource, designed to improve literacy, encourage thoughtful discussion and promote citizenship. It is based on topical stories selected or adapted from the national press.

English. The journal of literary criticism, published by The English Association "English" is the internationally-known journal of literary criticism, publishing both essays and reviews. Here you can find the contents pages for the last ten years and a search engine for them, plus abstracts of articles in recent issues.

Media Awareness Network - English home page If you are interested in media education and media issues, this site is for you! The Media Awareness Network offers practical support for media education in the home, school and community and provides Canadians and others with information and "food for thought" on our fast-evolving media culture. It's also a place where educators, parents, students an community workers can share resources and explore ways to make media a more positive force in children's lives.

The Times

English & Media Centre

Communication studies, cultural studies, media studies infobase by Mick Underwood Cornish, not American. Challenging and stimulating pages.

Frontline Figures - Memphis Belle
Background. Many teachers are using this film - it's so straightforward for NEAB Media piece. Any good materials out there?

Teaching Media (Grades 9-12 or OAC) "one-stop shopping" for teaching media

The Times
ThePaperboy.com | Online Newspaper Directory | Links to World Newspapers
Glossary Of Advertising Media Terms
Center for Media Literacy Reading Room

"A democratic civilization will save itself only if it makes the language of the image into a stimulus for critical reflection, not an invitation to hypnosis." -Umberto Eco

  • Violence in the Media
    Media&Values Classics
    Key Articles About Media Literacy
    Children and Television
    Media Watch: The Best of Bill Walsh
    Core Resource Checklists
    Thematic Articles in Media Studies

Online Symbolism Dictionary This symbolism dictionary endeavors to provide some possible cultural significances of various symbols, and suggest ways in which those symbols may have been used in context
The A Level Media Studies Site
Drew's Script-O-Rama: Free Movie Scripts For Everybody!
Table of Contents - Institute for Propaganda Analysis