I hear the claim often that  the key theories of Comm Studies can’t address the key dilemmas of todays digital media environment. McLuhan’s ideas are some of those that have been considered visionary — but are they truly applicable?

Well, comm students at Fordham are on a mission to test some classic ideas by some key theorists within the critical theory / cultural studies traditions and their suitability in analysing current media phenomena. Below we will find some ideas about McLuhan and digital living.