Format: Online Course
What: Davidson Now Course through edX
Course(s): How to Do Things with Memes
Who: Faculty, Mark Sample
Description: In Spring 2019, Professor Mark Sample from Digital Studies worked with the Digital Learning team to create a Davidson Now course about memes. How do memes circulate? Why do memes circulate? What does it mean to express your feelings, attitudes, and even politics through memes? This three-day mini course introduces participants to the history of GIFs and memes, surveys the use and abuse of memes, and asks them to make your own memes.
More information: Davidson Now Courses
Link to course: Davidson Now Course on Memes