Memory…

This lecture on memory was really insightful. It helped me to break down memory and look at it in a different and more complex way. Memory is produced through discourse. We spoke about the fact that ‘Collective memory’ is produced by objects, dates, people, and places. Bits and pieces that we collect together to remember … More Memory…

Panopticon… Who has the power in this spectacle?

The panopticon  is a type of institutional building designed by the theorist Jeremy Bentham in the late 18th century. the concept of the design is to allow all (pan-) inmates of an institution to be observed (-opticon) by a single watchman without the inmates being able to tell whether or not they are being watched. … More Panopticon… Who has the power in this spectacle?

Intro in 364mc

My name is David Sanni. I am currently in my final year of my media production degree with international honours. In preparation for this module I created my first professional email address which is ‘davidsannicreative@gmail.com’ before I was using my university email. This module is designed to transition you into the big professional world and … More Intro in 364mc

The purpose of fiction? ‘To perfect and imitate nature’ – Aristotle

This lecture was all about fiction. In this modern day and age fiction has grown even more popular with computer games, online series, fan pages for super heroes, comics etc. Here’s a break down of what I have learnt and done. Mimesis – (imitation, representation, mimicry) This is the central concepts of Aristotle’s poetics. Poiesis   … More The purpose of fiction? ‘To perfect and imitate nature’ – Aristotle

Carnivalesque

This word ‘Carnivalesque’ can deciphered into so many interpretations but  for me, my personal understanding of the word is expression. Expression of emotions, feelings, moments, physical state and so fourth. Over the years we’ve seen many examples of ‘Carnivalesque’ behaviour. One being the riots of 2011 which started in the capital but then spread like wild fire … More Carnivalesque

Passionate me

Over the summer I spent a lot of time thinking about what I’am passionate about, you know what I love. The things I would truly suffer for. A number of things came to mind such as family, friends, my religion etc. Then I went further and refined my search and adapted it to a more … More Passionate me