S5 E8 | POP CULTURE: BETWEEN FACT & FICTION


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Calvin, Kent, & Steve sit down with L. Michael Gipson to discuss pop culture, whether certain forms of media are psychologically harmful, whether pop culture is actually popular, and whether Hollywood has a social responsibility to depict history accurately.  (Broadcast/Recorded February 6, 2019)

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Topics Discussed in this Episode:

  •  WHAT IS POP CULTURE?

  • ARE CERTAIN FORMS OF MEDIA PSYCHOLOGICALLY HARMFUL?

  • IS POP CULTURE ACTUALLY POPULAR?

  • DOES THE MEDIUM A MESSAGE IS COMMUNICATED AFFECT THE MESSAGE ITSELF?

  • DOES HOLLYWOOD HAVE ANY OBLIGATION TO PORTRAY HISTORY ACCURATELY?

  • HOW TO DIFFERENTIATE BETWEEN BEING INFORMED AND ENTERTAINED


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