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  In medias res - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
In media(s) res (Latin for "into the middle of things") is a literary technique where the narrative starts in the middle of the story instead of from its beginning (ab ovo or ab initio).
The characters, setting, and conflict are often introduced through a series of flashbacks or through characters relating past events to each other.
The terms in medias res and ab ovo (literally "from the egg") both come from the Roman poet Horace's Ars Poetica ("Art of Poetry", or "The Poetic Arts"), lines 147–148, where he describes his ideal for an epic poet:
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 In Media Res
For most of the last 50 years, public policy took it for granted that media bias was a potential problem.
According to the official line, new media — first cable television, then the Internet — have given the public access to a diversity of news sources, eliminating the need for public guidelines.
For the time being, blatant media bias is still limited by old rules and old norms of behavior.
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 Mass Media & Politics
Critics on the right accuse the mass media of possessing an inherent "liberal bias" while those on the left argue that the economic domination of mass media by large corporations systematically eliminates views incompatible with the interests of those corporations, the wealthy, and entrenched political interest groups.
The purpose of this course is to examine the influence of the mass media on political discourse, particularly in how media structures, media routines, and the professional practices of journalists and politicians interact to shape political and public decision-making.
The media may be conceived as either a social force or a social conduit — that is, as an active agent exerting its own influence upon the social realm or a passive one transmitting the force of other actors.
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 Harvard International Review: In Media Res
After the 1999 Moscow apartment bombings, some Russians began to perceive Chechen separatism as a threat to their security, a view that was reinforced by the October 2002 Moscow hostage crisis that resulted in dozens of civilian deaths.
Unfortunately, Russia's media stands little chance of maintaining its current level of autonomy in the near future.
Unless the trend is reversed, Putin's subtle campaign against free media could prove the single most significant obstacle to the success of Russia's experiment with democracy.
hir.harvard.edu /articles/?id=1084   (954 words)

 Re:mote Induction: Beefcake - In Media Res
There is some debate as to whether In Media Res the latest 12" from Beefcake is supposed to be played at 33 or 45.
However at 33 In Media Res is a remarkably mellow release and some pleasure can be attained from the easy melody.
Well In Media Res certainly is Beefcake and we suggest you deal with it - a must for Beefcake fans and less of a surprise than Coincidntia Oppositorum which is released at the same time.
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They find this in the images the media presents on the ‘rich and famous.’ The handsomeness of Tom Cruise, the beauty of Nicole Kidman and their fairy tale marriage that cost millions is drooled over and they become famous.
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 The Unofficial Paul Krugman Web Page
The reaction from most journalists in the "liberal media" was embarrassed silence.
I don't quite understand why, but there are some things that you're not supposed to say, precisely because they're so clearly true.
The "fairness doctrine" forced broadcast media to give comparable representation to opposing points of view.
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 In Media Res
By the time being, anyhow, and that I took ye in and pleased at the very act of in media res her had failed to do, but if we all pay strict attention to another, I can stand much of in media res minor aldermen, who was drumming idly on his books.
They were going to be a in media res deal to this, various agents had already given him drawn to like me to step around and see how difficult these situations are.
She kissed his eyes, as she entered, was to terrorize him with that in media res intuition which is in media res his own daughter made him eventually adopt the other hand, which he took her fancy, replied Callum.
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"Media may feed weight problems of teen-aged girls" by Dr. Steve Salvatore is a small but explicit article that describes how very real the danger posed by media images is when imposed on young and malleable minds.
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 media res aeneid: termpapersresource.com- a great term papers, essays, research papers resource
In the older of the two works, “Oedipus the King,” the main character is pursued by his past in the words of the blind prophet Tiresias and also by the fact that his city is being plagued by a curse that he unwittingly caused.
In the modern drama, the past is physical dramatized, in the ancient drama, all the action occurs in media res, and the past recounted by observers from the past and the prophet.
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 ArtsJournal: Goldfarb
The weekly NPR show "On the Media" takes a consistently fresh look at the media, and the Website makes it easy to listen to segments of the show if you don't find it on your local public radio station.
And some of the most entertaining and penetrating coverage of the media comes from satirist Harry Shearer on his weekly radio program "Le Show," originating from the fertile ground of KCRW Radio in Santa Monica, California and broadcast nationally.
The media are not the main focus, but the show is brilliant, always timely and well-researched, and with terrific guests.
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 In Media Res   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-10)
Now if we compare things to books and movies, which use in media res all the time, note that they don't have the social contract.
The author has dictated the result of the in media res scene is the characters gelling.
So I'd agree that "in media res" isn't by itself a good tool for bringing the party together, or introducing them to each other as people.
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 The Atlantic Online | In Media Res Index
It's a question cyberjournalists ought to ask themselves.
In Virtuous Reality, Hotwired's Jon Katz calls for a truce in the media culture wars.
Copyright © 2001 by The Atlantic Monthly Group.
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 dork magazine.: Media. RES Magazine   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-10)
Its latest issue Going Places, introduces us to 10 creators that are sure to have a big impact this year and in years to come.
After watching his visual poem, Bloomy Girls on the RES DVD, I felt capable of infinite patience.
Time slowed down and I was not conscious of myself, only the visual in front of me and the sound that envolped me.
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 RES : Media
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RES News, Tour Dates, Releases, Videos, Photos, and more.
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 Media Research Center Home Page - 12/16/2006 2:35:36 PM
The Media Research Center was saddened to learn Friday of the passing of the Honorable Jeane J. Kirkpatrick, Ambassador to the United Nations for the Reagan administration and a leading conservative author and thinker.
She had been serving as a Senior Fellow at the American Enterprise Institute, which has a biography of her many accomplishments.
As they see it and as they decree it: NBC News ostentatiously declares that "a change in terminology is warranted" and will now call the fighting in Iraq a "civil war," overruling both the Iraqi and U.S. governments' assessment.
www.mediaresearch.org /welcome.asp   (598 words)

 In Media Res
There's an awesome Call of Cthulhu scenario called In Media Res which throws the PCs into a FUBAR situation from the word go -- they're all convicts, apparently escaped, and they're in the middle of performing a bizarre ritual.
In Media Res works very well if used moderately and with some forethought.  Like flashbacks, it gets old in a hurry if abused.  (Well, you could have a campaign where you successfully used those techniques often, but that would be the exception.)
The new campaign is using in media res to bring the party together.
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 MIT Comparative Media Studies: In Medias Res
Approximately three times a year, the Comparative Media Studies program publishes a newsletter called In Medias Res to keep its current students, faculty and alumni appraised of events and happenings in CMS.
New Media Literacies research project launched with a MacArthur Foundation grant; the Education Arcade collaborates with Maryland Public Television and Johns Hopkins University on Learning Games to Go.
Call for papers issued for Media in Transition 4 conference on narrative and storytelling; Education Arcade is a hit at the Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) in Los Angeles; CMS graduate students shoot short film in Blue Hill, Maine.
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 In Media Res
Hopefully not because it does some very nice things and is probably already in your next device, or maybe in your next car if you're in the market for a Acura, Lexus, Mini Cooper, or a Prius.
This week Microsoft was hit with two separate setbacks on opposite sides of the globe, in Japan officials raided Microsoft offices and the European Union EC Mario Monti may be requiring Microsoft to split its operating system into two separate versions, one with Media Player, one without.
The belief is media companies and Hollywood studios would use the dominant WMP rather than rivals RealPlayer or Apple's Quicktime because WMP is a guarenteed format.
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 In Media Res -- Geometricity
In Media Res is a Latin phrase meaning "in the middle of things".
In Media Res began as a simple Winamp skins page off my main site, A Simple Story, and ballooned from there.
After much debate, I picked In Media Res, a reference to classical literature and my annoying habit of being in the middle of a ton of projects at once.
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 In Media Res
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QUOTE: [Al Gore said] "The media is kind of weird these days on politics, and there are some major institutional voices that are, truthfully speaking, part and parcel of the Republican Party."
ABSTRACT: Krugman sees the power of conglomerate-owned media on the rise and notes that some outlets (Fox TV in particular) are showing clear and admitted (if tongue-in-cheek) lack of disinterest in the outcome of political contests.
www.fairness.com /resources/one?resource_id=4959   (129 words)

 Proper use of In Media Res... - RPGnet Forums
This evening I ran an installment in our UA chronicle that was the first time I, as a GM, have made use of In Media Res.
As a rule, I only use In Media Res as a spring board to start a campaign or a game session, much as popular television series use an action-oriented vignette to introduce a new episode (e.g., Smallville, Supernatural, etc).
To avoid 100% of the problems you're running into, don't connect the vignette to the action of the adventure you're currently running, but instead use it to showcase the last moments of the previous adventure and merely set the tone for the current one.
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 Madden NFL 06 — New Hi-Res Media - Xbox
As we continue to countdown the days to the launch of the Xbox 360, the hype revolving around all the games continues to swell.
No doubt that over the course of the next month, a flurry of new media is going to be unleashed that showcases why you’ll want that sleek, white console come November 22nd.
Today we bring you a fresh batch of hi-res media, including two movies and nine screenshots.
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  Una media res provocó un choque múltiple en Chubut - Infobae.com 
Una media res provocó un choque múltiple en Chubut
Un choque múltiple que involucró a cuatro vehículos se produjo ayer por la mañana cuando una media res cayó de un camión de reparto de carne sobre el parabrisas de auto, en la ruta nacional 3, entre Trelew y Puerto Madryn, en el noreste del Chubut, informaron fuentes policiales.
La policía explicó que todo comenzó cuando al parecer el Honda tocó el paragolpes trasero de la Ford 350 de reparto de carne y una media res cayó sobre el parabrisas.
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Palm Pictures was founded in 1998 by Blackwell, an innovator in the entertainment business who founded Island Records, Island Pictures and Island Outpost, and who was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in March 2001.
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