Memes: the Ultimate Form of Remediation

In this day and age, memes serve as the fundamental unit of information in Internet culture. Defined by Urban Dictionary as “a pervasive thought or thought pattern that replicates itself via cultural means”, this form of visual media combines text and screencaps from various sources, and constantly reinvents itself. In her article “Remediation: A Modern…

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“La Dame aux Camélias”- SASAH Response Paper

The most curious aspect of La Dame aux Camélias by Alexandre Dumas fils is the compassion of the narrator compared to that of the society around him. The culture of this novel’s setting appears to be very superficial, for the people within it are all focused on the acquisition and display of personal wealth, a quality demonstrated by each character’s luxurious and exquisite details, particularly the females with their dresses, Indian shawls, and jewels….

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