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Banksy Carries Torch for Graffiti Against Police at London Olympics

by Erica Sanchez-Vazquez Writing and painting on walls shows some of the oldest, most public forms of expression. Banksy, probably the most popular anonymous graffiti artist today, said that “a wall is a very big weapon. It’s one of the … Continue reading

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The Olympics: Rebranding London

(Editor’s Note: Some students in the International Media program at American University are now researching their final capstone projects. These projects will take the form of either scholarly papers, or professional and creative projects. We are posting proposals and updates … Continue reading

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MTV & the European Music Awards Rediscover Belfast

by Jeff Hutter What are the likes of Lady Gaga, Justin Beiber, and Selena Gomez doing in the small city of Belfast, Northern Ireland? Last Sunday, MTV set the stage for the 2011 European Music Awards in the smallest city … Continue reading

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