Unit 2 Reflection

What can I say! This unit was hectic! I mean that is the most positive way possible. Unlike the last unit where we spoke a lot about ourselves and our own experiences, this unit focused more on looking at communities through different lenses. I definitely learnt something new along the way, and in the end […]

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Unit 2 Final

2 Big Players  The Discourse community I chose for my final project is the tech industry. I chose this particular topic because I was heavily involved and influenced by the community. Furthermore the industry has a wide spread effect on the world at large. Within the vast tech community, I am going to narrow in […]

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UNIT 2 DRAFT

The Discourse community I chose for my final project is the tech industry. I chose this particular topic because I was heavily involved and influenced by the community. Furthermore the industry has a wide spread effect on the world at large. Within the vast tech community, I am going to narrow in on two very […]

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“The Method”

This particular npr article takes a different point of view of the vegetarian community I addressed earlier. The word that repeated several times is obviously vegetarian. However this article also uses the word meat as well as similar strands such as chicken, goat , mutton, emu, fish, steak and biryani. Some binaries to be noted […]

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Tension Between Communities

The 3 Discourse communities I chose are culture, religion, and vegetarian. The 3 discourse communities are closely linked. The tension between the communities become apparent when seen in the context of a particular country. For this essay I’ll choose India as an example. There are 780 languages spoken in the country and just as many cultures. […]

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