//www.youtube-nocookie.com/embed/eqs9LIVgZKs Zammuto: “Hegemony” I first heard this brilliant new track on All Songs Considered, I instantly knew: This is the song form of my first semester of my master degree. The instrumentation is just a bit off. A chorus of wonderful women figuring out how to pronounce hegemony. The percussions are pretty much my heart …

//www.youtube-nocookie.com/embed/aV0S_PRVTg0 Archie Powell & The Exports “Only So Much You Can Do” I discovered this song on the NPR Music SXSW 100, and it’s my new thesis writing anthem. So you say you’re on to something and you’d like to see it through but you’re worked to the bone and there’s only so much you …

Facebook’s Obvious Limitations.

I’m currently attending a conference at the University of Freiburg on the topic “newest media under control” (Neueste Medien unter Kontrolle)  One of the many interesting and challenging talks today dealt with the problems and possibilities that arise when using social media- specifically facebook – as a tool of Holocaust remembrance. (Here’s a German abstract.) …