Wk 4 discussion – contemporary media selection [due thurs] wk 4

 Imagine this scenario: You’re stranded on a deserted island that has Wi-Fi available. You can have 1 form of contemporary media on the island. Your options could include:

  • Social media network and sharing platform (e.g., Facebook®, Twitter®, Instagram®, Snapchat®, YouTube™, etc.)
  • Video game console (e.g., Xbox®, Nintendo®, etc.)
  • Discussion forum (e.g., Reddit®, Quora®, etc.)
  • Blogs and business networking (e.g., professional associations, LinkedIn®, etc.)
  • Online shopping (e.g., Amazon®, Etsy®, etc.)

Respond to the following in a minimum of 175 words: 

  • Share which form of contemporary media you selected, and explain why.
  • Based on your choice, reflect on what impact that media has had on your life and provide 1 example of that impact.
  • Describe how your selection reflects your place in American culture.