Reading & Writing In The Digital Environments

Digital literacy strikes many chords with both readers and writers alike. Scholars of technology and media culture have meaningful points to make regarding the use of digital environments. Richard Lanham defines digital literacy as “the ability to understand information, however it is presented” (Lanham). He adds to our understanding of literacy in the digital age…

Can You Say Sam Tsui?

One of my favorite videos by Samuel is his rendition of David Guetta’s “Titanium” featuring Sia. This cover was published more than three years ago on YouTube. Kurt Hugo Schneider both produced the music video and made the film to upload on YouTube. Sam Tsui is one of Kurt’s favorite lead singers. With Kurt working…

YouTube For The Win

My name is Shan Lin. I was born and raised in Bronx, New York. Grew up in a working class neighborhood in the northern Bronx. Attended public school up until eighth grade. For high school, I attended an independent boarding school just outside of Boston, Massachusetts. Considered multiple liberal arts schools before choosing Dickinson. My…