Satire and Sci-Fi
Listen: Listen to Firesign Theatre: I Think We're All Bozos on this Bus and to the Original Radio Drama of The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy. Post a response on your blog. Go to the course resources for help with this assignment.
Writing Assignement: Write a post about how what you read, listend to or watched for this week explores issues of the present by placing them in the context of an imagined future.
In-Class Movies: Idiocracy dir. Mike Judge (2006), Hitchhikers Guide TV series, Paul dir. Greg Mottola.
Featured Movie: TiMER dir. Jac Schaeffer or About Time dir. Richard Curtis. One might also want to check out the 2006 British TV series, Hyperdrive or the 1988 series, Red Dwarf.