COMS 381 – Review
What is the correlation between the rapid evolution of media technology in the 20th century
(1901-2000) and out current advertising soaked society? Describe in three sentences or less.
Rapid expansion into the digital world has led to more evolved and abundant advertising and
bombardment of the consumer.
The relation between supply and demand is encouraging more expansion into the technological
world, which is then leading to more advertising... A never ending cycle.
New products = more advertising + more information = more need for information = new products
What do we first remember?
Oral culture - story telling, repetition, rhythm and rhyme (stick in the mem