The Author of Brave New World, a dystopian novel about the demise of culture. Huxley’s book imagines a future world where the things we love destroy us: our desire to be entertained, to be shallowly… read analysis of Aldous Huxley
A media theorist and former teacher of Postman’s. A philosopher of communication and a public intellectual, McLuhan famously said “the medium is the message.” He believed that the form of a medium had a determinate… read analysis of Marshal McLuhan
Reverend Terry, Pat Robinson, and Jimmy Swaggart
Television preachers whom Postman uses to represent the way that entertainment culture has commoditized everything, even supposedly “sacred” spheres of life.