HIST 105 Lecture Notes - Lecture 3: Technological Determinism, Raymond Williams, Walter J. Ong
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[tomorrow’s discussion] debate Dworkin vs. Al-Arian — read 2 articles
press’s self censorship means the loss of signiﬁcant information, argument, literature, or art - but not
in this case
cannot forbid people from opposing that policy that Islam is committed to terrorism
2006 - Denmark
what kind of impact have cartoons had in the past?
to what extent does the cartoon determine the response, and to what extent is the cartoon a response to
social and political contexts
how does a series of images give rise to oﬀence, hostility, and violence?
making judgments - reﬂecting that through illustrations
does technology shape us and out society, or is it the other way around?
Walter Ong “more than any other single invention, writing has transformed human consciousness
Raymond Williams: “people and social movements deﬁne technological and media processes"
What is public?