In our Social Internet class tonight, we brainstormed on topics having to do with Internet Culture. During our April 5th class, each student will present on a topic from the list below. Professor V. has said we need to follow this structure:
1. Definition – what it is, brief history
2. Major examples
3. (optional) Big ideas / Values underlying
4. (optional) Implications
Natasha – Wiki Pages
Kenie – P2P File Sharing
Nara – Viral Videos
Jackie – Internet Urban Legends
Adam – Gaming Communites
Andrew & Scott – Internet pranking
Jack – Vidding
Sergio – Mashups
Rachel – Porn
Anish – Geek Culture
Amanda – Ecommerce/Marketplace
Brandon – YouTube
Israa – Internet Bullying
Michelle – Internet Celebrities
Sarah & Laura – Linguistic Culture
Brandon, Vanessa, Adam – Memes
Some details still need to be discussed:
– presentation order?
– length of each presentation?
– grouping topics/teaming up for presentation?
– other issues?
Feel free to discuss in the comments below!