CATS: Patriarchy, Capitalism, Marxism and Feminism

Patriarchy – A form of social organization in which the father is the supreme authority in the family, clan, or tribe and descent is reckoned in the male line, with the children belonging to the father’s clan or tribe. A society, community, or country based on this social organization. A social system in which power is held by men, through…

CATS: Wedding Dress

These days, wedding gowns are available in a variety of colors. Brides are no longer limited to just a shade of white. Designers such as Vera Wang have really brought colored wedding gowns to the forefront of bridal fashion. Therefore, more and more brides are stepping away from tradition and choosing a dress simply because…

CATS: Feminism (Ongoing)

Suffragettes were members of women’s organizations in the late-19th and early-20th centuries which advocated the extension of the “franchise”, or the right to vote in public elections, to women. It particularly refers to militants in the United Kingdom such as members of the Women’s Social and Political Union (WSPU). Suffragist is a more general term…

CATS: First draft 1 on 1

I have just had my one on one with Sally about my first draft of my essay, it’s well written BUT! I kind of didn’t mention in my introduction what I really want to talk about, I need to narrow it down. And focus on 3 different theories about SOCIAL impact, COMMUNICATION impact and MULTIPLAYER…

Semiotics Video Games

Signifier – PS4 – Game Title (Overwatch) – Edition of the game (Origins) – Company name (Blizzard) – Age Rating – Female Character – Futuristic Guns – Futuristic Uniform – White Background – Light blue beam – Short Hair – Jumping Pose – Pointing the guns at someone – Bright coloured clothes – Sparks Signified –…

How to write an essay!

I am about to attempt to write an essay, well the first draft and I just thought I’d put down the basic structure here on my blog so that I know where I can find it later on! TITLE/QUESTION: Every essay title contains an explicit or implicit question. … INTRODUCTION: (about 10% of the essay)…

CATS: Multiplayer

“Via a lecture programme you will be introduced to a number of competing theories which attempts to explain the phenomenon of New Media; both as a SUBJECT and the EFFECT that it has on society and culture. New Media surrounds us; shaping HOW we communicate and WHAT is communicated, creating new societal structures, groups and…

New Media Essay research

For the past few days I have been… how do I say it, stressing about this essay because I have only ever wrote one essay in my entire life which I never got any feedback on! So… yeah… I do hope that I will be able to talk to Sally tomorrow and sort everything out….

Gamers of China

We have recently had our very first CATS session, and no it is not about Cats… unfortunately, but I will still leave the featured picture of a cat for CATS posts cause why not!? Until someone says I can’t do it. Anyway, we were discussing the amount of people that play games and we came…