Category: Essay

Social Movement Media – CUTV

GRETCHEN KING, MCGILL UNIVERSITY, COMMUNICATION STUDIES; CUTV Beyond Twitter and Facebook, the mix of mediums wielded by strikers, protestors, and their allies on the streets of Montreal over the last four months includes CUTV. The Concordia-based community television station offers…

Abécédaire d’une crise

(ou les mots que nous avons appris ce printemps) NICOLAS LaROSÉE   A assourdissante B bébé bloc C casseroles D déontologie policière E endettement F fracassées (vitrines) G gratuité scolaire H la hausse I injonction J judiciarisation K les Khadir…

Walking the Streets with a Swarm of Prismatic Specters

THIERRY BARDINI, UNIVERSITÉ DE MONTRÉAL, DÉPARTEMENT DE COMMUNICATION   Until Edison invented the electric light, most of the world was covered in darkness. The physical darkness outside and the inner darkness of the soul were mixed together with no boundary…