Academic Publishers and Copyright

The idea of copyright is to protect the rights of the content creator, and allow them to benefit from their creation. This encourages content creators to produce - as there is guarantee they will be fairly compensated.  Good for society right? Maybe not. The golden age of creativity - The Renaissance, took place before copyright. Ideas …

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The Future of University Accommodation – Research Update #1

Since the original research proposal, I have made some progress on the project! The core of my research topic remains the same - The future of university accommodation in Australia, and the ways it could be improved for future students. I have decided to take a more localised approach towards the research, taking my primary data from …

The Remix

The remix is defined as ‘a piece of media which has been altered from its original state by adding, removing, and/or changing pieces of the item.’ A remix can be used as detournement, where a message is completely changed to conflict with its original intentions. Guerrilla semiotics are a prime example of this being utilised …