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How Rich, White People Ruined Music for the Rest of Us.
In her book How Fantasy Becomes Reality, Dr. Karen Dill-Shackleford brings up an interesting point about how the lyrical content of rap music shifted in the late 1980s. She implies that it was only when corporate executives and major record labels got involved in the rap music scene that the lyrical content changed to resemble …
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The Importance of Media Literacy in Our World of Information
Dr. Karen Dill-Shackleford's How Fantasy Becomes Reality says many important things about the power of mass media and how it affects us. Her primary message is that mass media is powerful, persuasive, and influential (Dill, 2009, pg 226). This is a message that I largely agree with, even if I disagree with some of the …
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