Week 5 Monday reads

In Week 5, #BCM240 went off to the movies, or didn’t, having a think about what practical constraints are affecting the viability of the movie theatre business. Quite a few livetweeted their way through the social minefield of seating arrangements and phone etiquette: “Do you want a seat at the back?” she asked suspiciously as she sold me […]

Strange Spaces

I don’t generally blog twice a day, but I’ve just seen Travis Holland’s blog on this week’s topic, in which he raises the idea of cinemas as strange places, perhaps unintentionally. As he says in his comments — he really just meant places where strangers meet. But he’s got me thinking about something fundamentally strange about all places, […]