Welcome to Summer 2013’s Global News and World Media Culture

You’ll find lost of good resources on this blog, so use it! As we talk about the stories you bring to class and the questions you have about media around the world, we’ll post new stories (your picks and mine) and find out what travels we can take online in our discussions of global news and cultures.

For starters, check out this interesting comment from an Al-Jazeera reporter on challenges the network has faced as Egypt’s new regime comes to power. And what about the language of overthrow? Is it a coup? Listen to this NPR piece on the implications of the word “coup” for U.S.lawmakers.

The BBC reports what is going on for Egyptian state media:http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-23285802

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About janpatricequarles

MTSU Professor of Mass Communication
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