Week 2 Summary – The cyberspace imaginary

My Blog and my mind this week has been on a journey. The films we watched in week 1 left me feeling a kind of mistrust of technological advances as though greater surveillance would lead to greater control and therefore a move from the real to the unreal in a way I didn’t feel happy [...]


Countercultures effect on technology

This weeks readings have looked at the terminology and driving forces for technology in films and books, Bell (2001) suggested that counterculture was the force behind adaption and was influential in driving forward new technology. This is evident in recent films which have shown “futuristic” technology which has then gone on to be made in [...]