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Essays and Coursework

Papers I have written for various classes in my BA program in Broadcast & Electronic Communication Arts at San Francisco State University. Here you will find notes on everything from network news to mixing techniques. (Also, Mad Men. I was really into Mad Men at the time.)

Empathy For The Devil (Writing For Electronic Media, May 2013)
Mad Men Treatment (Writing For Electronic Media, May 2013)
Mad Men Spec Script (Writing For Electronic Media, May 2013)
Screen Space and Visualization in the Colbert Report (Media Aesthetics, April 2012)
Audio-Vision (Aesthetics Of Sound, April 2012)
Defenestration (Thought And Image, March 2012)
Surround Sound (Aesthetics Of Sound, 2012)
Cyclub at the Lost Door (Thought And Image, April 2012)
The Myth Of The Simpleton (Critical Study Of Popular Culture, March 2012)
Murdoch’s Follies (Video Production I, October 2012)
Reading Summaries from “The Art Of Digital Recording” (Audio Production II, Fall 2012)
News Story Exercise (Writing For Electronic Media, May 2013)
Midterm Essays (News In Broadcast And Electronic Media, November 2012)
Final Exam (News In Broadcast And Electronic Media, December 2012)
Action Description: Obama’s Nonverbal Rhetoric (Writing For Electronic Media, May 2013)
Lab Project 3 Notes: “Nobody Knows” (Audio Production II, October 2012)
Lab Project 5 Notes: “Bottle Of Wine” (Audio Production II, December 2012)
MSNBC vs. PBS (News In Broadcast And Electronic Media, November 2012)
Online News vs. Local TV News (News In Broadcast And Electronic Media, November 2012)
NPR vs. KCBS (News In Broadcast And Electronic Media, October 2012)
Al Jazeera vs. CNN (News In Broadcast And Electronic Media, October 2012)
Watching The Debate (News In Broadcast And Electronic Media, August 2012)
Blow Down This House Of Cards (Electronic Media Distribution and Operations, February 2014)
Coffee With Marx, Weber, and Migdal (Comparative Politics, March 2014)