LTSG 4.400

 
 


This is a page I’m using to gather resources we used in a course on Religion and Media at the Lutheran Theological Seminary at Gettysburg in August of 2012, and again in January of 2014.


Handouts

syllabus (2012) . syllabus (2014) . story circle process . theological reflection exercise .


Videos

An anthropological introduction to YouTube . Darth Vader commercial . “Jesus vs. religion” . [transcript] . Catholic response . [transcript] . Jim Gilliam’s testimony . TED talk on inequality . Ken Robinson on TED . Aleph Molinari on TEDx . Creative Commons . Fair Use . Michael Wesch on wonder . Misunderstood commercial . Geared up commercial .


Student blogs from 2014

NicoleR . ChuckS . NicoleM . KerriC . NicoleW . IdaH .


Student blogs from 2012

Stephanie . Brian . Dan . Ron . Alex .


Faculty blogs

Dr. Largen . Dr. Hess .


Presentation slides

new learning culture . reality exercise . quotes from Jolyon Mitchell . food and faith analogy . digital inequality .


Blogs to consider

New Media Project at Union . Ethan Zuckerman . Call&Response . State of Formation . Jesuit Post . RacismReview .


Books mentioned

Mashup Religion . Net Smart . Click2Save . Media Violence and Christian Ethics . Communicative Theology . Making Spiritual Sense . Digitizing Race . Race After the Internet . Converging on Culture . The Christian Imagination . Tweet if you {heart} JesusNetworked .


Tutorials

Moviemaker . iMovie . MissingManuals . Facebook privacy settings  . Stephen Brookfield (teaching) .


Other web links we mentioned

Digital Africa . GenderIT.org . Pew Internet Project . Facing Race . Racism and the Internet . Global Voices Online . TED . danah boyd . storyingfaith.org . Social media policies for churches . College Admins on twitter . d365.org . ON video . Public Conversations Project . PresentationZen . Sparkhouse . Lifelong Faith . Creative commons . FreeSound . New Economics Foundation . Digital Religion . Respectful Conversations Project . Discussion as a way of teaching . PEW reports on digital divides . State of the Internet . Digital divide infographic . Fair use overall . TheRevealer . Copyright and churches . Church and social media wiki . Pew’s social media update . #chsosm . assessing church websites .